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The Trial of Galileo: Aristotelianism, the New Cosmology, and the Catholic Church, 1616-1633

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Consists of an elaborate game in which students are assigned roles, informed by classic texts, set in a particular moment of intellectual and social ferment. The issues in this work range from the nature of faith and the meaning of the Bible to the scientific principles and methods as advanced by Copernicus, Kepler, Tycho Brahe, and others.
Paperback, 218 pages
Published October 29th 2007 by Pearson Longman
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I played this Reacting to the Past game at the 2012 Barnard RTTP Conference. It is a great experience to teach students about Astronomy, the history of science, or scientific ideas and public debate.
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