The Mind of Science: From Aristotle to Einstein
Miembro desde 1996
Imagen del editor
Miembro desde 1996
Título: The Mind of Science: From Aristotle to ...
Editorial: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Condición del libro:New
“The need for scientific knowledge springs from a natural human curiosity to understand our world, but also from a genuine desire to help humanity. The great scientific discoveries have given us incredible knowledge about the natural world, have improved our lives through new technologies, and have taught us a great deal about the capabilities and the limitations of our human perspective.”
In The Mind of Science: From Aristotle to Einstein, author Michael Sidiropoulos takes you on a thought-provoking journey through the history of science from a philosophical standpoint.
Beginning with the calculation of the size of the earth by Eratosthenes, chief librarian at the Library of Alexandria, Sidiropoulos for the most part avoids the use of mathematical formulas as he explores the ideas, and ideals, that lie behind scientific advancement throughout the ages.
It’s a fascinating voyage that will enrich you with a greater awareness of the interplay between science and philosophy—how they’re similar, how they’re different, and how they complement each other.About the Author:
Michael Sidiropoulos holds a master’s degree in electrical engineering from the University of Manitoba. He writes about historical and current issues in science and philosophy from his home in Toronto.
His book, The Mind of Science: From Aristotle to Einstein, explores the intersection of science and philosophy in the pursuit of knowledge.
"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.
Descripción de la librería
For assistance with billing questions, please refer to our help page in abebooks. If you cannot find the answers you are seeking or have questions about your order you can contact us by emailing email@example.com. Responses to emails will be provided as soon as possible. For further information - (250) 361-4447
Shipping prices are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. Canadian and U.S. orders sent with Automated Package Tracking and delivery confirmation, where available. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you regarding any extra shipping costs. Thank you! - Russell Books
Métodos de pago
aceptados por la librería