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The Resource Galileo's mistake : a new look at the epic confrontation between Galileo and the church, Wade Rowland

Galileo's mistake : a new look at the epic confrontation between Galileo and the church, Wade Rowland

Label
Galileo's mistake : a new look at the epic confrontation between Galileo and the church
Title
Galileo's mistake
Title remainder
a new look at the epic confrontation between Galileo and the church
Statement of responsibility
Wade Rowland
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rowland, Wade
Dewey number
520/.92
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QB36.G2
LC item number
R62 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Galilei, Galileo
  • Galilei, Galileo
  • Religion and science
  • Science
Target audience
adult
Label
Galileo's mistake : a new look at the epic confrontation between Galileo and the church, Wade Rowland
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in Canada by Thomas Allen Publishers and revised for this edition"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [283]-289) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Ptolemy's World
  • A Visit from Hobbes
  • Milton's Tribute
  • On the Road to Florence
  • Galileo's Tomb
  • Human Happiness
  • Science and Number
  • Limits to Scientific Knowledge
  • An Unfinished Journey
  • On the Question of Galileo's "Perjury"
  • Comets and Supernova
  • Kepler's Genius
  • Uses of Hypotheses
  • Young Galileo
  • Studies in Motion
  • Experimental Method
  • Number and Beauty
  • Pythagoreans and the Reduction of Quality to Quantity
  • Ferrara and Copernicus
  • Pope Paul V
  • Reluctant Revolutionary
  • Challenging Aristotle
  • A Stimulating Meeting
  • Stagirite
  • Primacy of Mind
  • Good
  • Deductive Science
  • Aristotle's Influence
  • A Question of Infinity
  • Copernican Caution
  • A Time of Crisis
  • Saving the Appearances
  • Padua Years
  • Telescopic Discoveries
  • Lure of the Medici
  • Jesuits
  • Rumors of Reaction
  • In the Medician Court
  • Phases of Venus
  • Sunspot Disputes
  • Triumph in Rome
  • Doctrinal Revolutions
  • Cardinal Bellarmine
  • Bruno's Heresy
  • An Infinite Universe
  • Aristotle Revisited
  • Struggles of Aquinas
  • Return of Pythagoras
  • Storm Warnings
  • Cardinal Barberini
  • Conflict Is Joined: "Letter to Christina"
  • Bellarmine's Response
  • A Dialogue
  • Under Attack
  • A Dangerous Mission
  • Barberini's Argument
  • Defeat in Rome
  • Warning
  • A Dialogue in Venice
  • Science's Successes
  • Nature of Knowledge
  • Further Dialogue in Venice
  • Science and Faith
  • Science's Motives
  • Faith and Reality
  • Nature of Progress
  • On the Lido
  • Problem of Objectivity
  • Reasoning's Recursiveness
  • Map and the Territory
  • An Unfortunate Outburst
  • At Santa Maria Maggiore
  • Galileo's Conservatism
  • Kepler's Heterodoxy
  • On Curiosity
  • A Remarkable Fresco
  • A Scientific Testament
  • Models of the World
  • Paradox of Empiricism
  • Pope Urban VIII
  • Intimations of Change
  • Galileo's Dialogue
  • Suppression
  • A Summons from the Inquisition
  • An Enigmatic Pope
  • A Negotiation
  • A Mass in St. Peter's
  • A Chance Encounter
  • A Remarkable City
  • History's Parochialism
  • An Uncomplicated Man
  • Motives of Pontiffs
  • A Dialogue in Vatican City
  • Galileo's Rehabilitation
  • "Learned Ignorance"
  • Puzzle of the Abjuration
  • Galileo the Aquarian
  • Final Journey to Rome
  • Inquisition
  • Denial
  • Confession
  • Sentence
  • Judgment and Abjuration
  • Unspoken Issues
  • Aftermath
  • Return to Arcetri
  • Discourses on Two New Sciences
Control code
ocm51304090
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
298 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781559706841
Lccn
2002044054
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
520.92 R796 ; P ; XX-N ; NEW5-04BT2.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781559706841
  • (Sirsi) i9781559706841
  • i1559706848
Label
Galileo's mistake : a new look at the epic confrontation between Galileo and the church, Wade Rowland
Publication
Note
"First published in Canada by Thomas Allen Publishers and revised for this edition"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [283]-289) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Ptolemy's World
  • A Visit from Hobbes
  • Milton's Tribute
  • On the Road to Florence
  • Galileo's Tomb
  • Human Happiness
  • Science and Number
  • Limits to Scientific Knowledge
  • An Unfinished Journey
  • On the Question of Galileo's "Perjury"
  • Comets and Supernova
  • Kepler's Genius
  • Uses of Hypotheses
  • Young Galileo
  • Studies in Motion
  • Experimental Method
  • Number and Beauty
  • Pythagoreans and the Reduction of Quality to Quantity
  • Ferrara and Copernicus
  • Pope Paul V
  • Reluctant Revolutionary
  • Challenging Aristotle
  • A Stimulating Meeting
  • Stagirite
  • Primacy of Mind
  • Good
  • Deductive Science
  • Aristotle's Influence
  • A Question of Infinity
  • Copernican Caution
  • A Time of Crisis
  • Saving the Appearances
  • Padua Years
  • Telescopic Discoveries
  • Lure of the Medici
  • Jesuits
  • Rumors of Reaction
  • In the Medician Court
  • Phases of Venus
  • Sunspot Disputes
  • Triumph in Rome
  • Doctrinal Revolutions
  • Cardinal Bellarmine
  • Bruno's Heresy
  • An Infinite Universe
  • Aristotle Revisited
  • Struggles of Aquinas
  • Return of Pythagoras
  • Storm Warnings
  • Cardinal Barberini
  • Conflict Is Joined: "Letter to Christina"
  • Bellarmine's Response
  • A Dialogue
  • Under Attack
  • A Dangerous Mission
  • Barberini's Argument
  • Defeat in Rome
  • Warning
  • A Dialogue in Venice
  • Science's Successes
  • Nature of Knowledge
  • Further Dialogue in Venice
  • Science and Faith
  • Science's Motives
  • Faith and Reality
  • Nature of Progress
  • On the Lido
  • Problem of Objectivity
  • Reasoning's Recursiveness
  • Map and the Territory
  • An Unfortunate Outburst
  • At Santa Maria Maggiore
  • Galileo's Conservatism
  • Kepler's Heterodoxy
  • On Curiosity
  • A Remarkable Fresco
  • A Scientific Testament
  • Models of the World
  • Paradox of Empiricism
  • Pope Urban VIII
  • Intimations of Change
  • Galileo's Dialogue
  • Suppression
  • A Summons from the Inquisition
  • An Enigmatic Pope
  • A Negotiation
  • A Mass in St. Peter's
  • A Chance Encounter
  • A Remarkable City
  • History's Parochialism
  • An Uncomplicated Man
  • Motives of Pontiffs
  • A Dialogue in Vatican City
  • Galileo's Rehabilitation
  • "Learned Ignorance"
  • Puzzle of the Abjuration
  • Galileo the Aquarian
  • Final Journey to Rome
  • Inquisition
  • Denial
  • Confession
  • Sentence
  • Judgment and Abjuration
  • Unspoken Issues
  • Aftermath
  • Return to Arcetri
  • Discourses on Two New Sciences
Control code
ocm51304090
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
298 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781559706841
Lccn
2002044054
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
520.92 R796 ; P ; XX-N ; NEW5-04BT2.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781559706841
  • (Sirsi) i9781559706841
  • i1559706848

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