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The Scientific Revolution - Page 1
by Steven Shapin - 1996 - 218 pages
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The Scientific Imagination: Case Studies

Gerald Holton - 1978 - 382 pages
...Butterfield introduced his influential The Origins of Modern Science (1949) with the famous remark that the scientific revolution "outshines everything...Renaissance and Reformation to the rank of mere episodes . . ." The third ingredient was the rise of sound scholarship in the history of science over the past...
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Philosophy for Understanding Theology

Diogenes Allen - 1985 - 287 pages
...The eminent historian, Herbert Butterfield, gives this assessment of the scientific revolution: It outshines everything since the rise of Christianity...Renaissance and Reformation to the rank of mere episodes, mere internal displacements, within the system of medieval Christendom. Since it changed the character...
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Revolution in History

Former Professor of the Social History of Medicine Wellcome Trust Centre for the History of Medicine Roy Porter, Roy Porter, Mikulas Teich - 1986 - 341 pages
...not only in the eclipse of scholastic philosophy but in the destruction of Aristotelian physics - it outshines everything since the rise of Christianity...Renaissance and Reformation to the rank of mere episodes, mere internal displacements within the system of medieval Christendom. Comb leading nineteenth- and...
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Saving the Appearances: A Study in Idolatry

Owen Barfield - 1988 - 191 pages
...in itself to constitute the 'scientific revolution', of which Professor Butterfield has written: it outshines everything since the rise of Christianity...Renaissance and Reformation to the rank of mere episodes, mere internal displacements, within the system of medieval Christendom.1 When the ordinary man hears...
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Cosmic Perspectives

S. K. Biswas, Sanjay Kumar Biswas, D. C. V. Mallik, C. V. Vishveshwara - 1989 - 249 pages
...historian Herbert Butterfield (Origins of Modern Science) writes of the scientific revolution that, ... it outshines everything since the rise of Christianity and reduces the Renaissance and Reformation to mere episodes, mere internal displacements, within the system of medieval Christendom. The Mechanical...
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A Dictionary of Scientific Quotations

Alan L. Mackay - 1991 - 312 pages
...looking at things will see through almost anything. Notebooks vol V Herbert Butterfleld 1900250 It [the Scientific Revolution] outshines everything since...rise of Christianity and reduces the Renaissance and the Reformation to the rank of mere episodes, mere internal displacements, within the system of medieval...
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Theology for a Scientific Age: Being and Becoming--natural, Divine, and Human

Arthur Robert Peacocke - 1993 - 438 pages
...historians such as Herbert Butterfield have amply demonstrated, the advent of the scientific culture 'outshines everything since the rise of Christianity...Renaissance and Reformation to the rank of mere episodes, mere internal displacements, within the system of mediaeval Christendom.'1 Even as a purely social...
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Renaissance and Revolution: Humanists, Scholars, Craftsmen and Natural ...

J. V. Field, Judith Veronica Field, Frank A. J. L. James - 1997 - 291 pages
...malice we do not care to speculate, have left it to the editors to cite Butterfield's description: it outshines everything since the rise of Christianity and reduces the Renaissance and the Reformation to the rank of mere episodes, mere internal displacements, within the system of medieval...
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The Scientific Revolution: A Historiographical Inquiry

H. F. Cohen - 1994 - 662 pages
...resounding articulation of my student thoughts in a line which I found later to have become quite famous: [The scientific revolution] outshines everything since...Renaissance and Reformation to the rank of mere episodes, mere internal displacements, within the system of medieval Christendom.7 That is Herbert Butterfield,...
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The Feminist Question: Feminist Theology in the Light of Christian Tradition

Francis Martin - 1994 - 461 pages
...tone for the age. Martin Luther's 34. Herbert Butterfield says of the scientific revolution that it "outshines everything since the rise of Christianity...Renaissance and Reformation to the rank of mere episodes, mere internal displacements, within the system of medieval Christendom." The Origins of Modern Science,...
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