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When and where did science begin? Historians have offered different answers to these questions, some pointing to Babylonian observational astronomy, some to the speculations of natural philosophers of ancient Greece. Others have opted for early modern Europe, which saw the triumph of Copernicanism and the birth of experimental science, while yet another view is that the a

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Paperback, 432 pages
Published June 1st 2011 by University Of Chicago Press (first published May 1st 2011)
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Australian Laureate Fellow and Director of the Centre of the History of European Discourses at the University of Queensland (born 1955)
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