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Kepler, Galileo and the end of the Renaissance (27806) | Dr. Raz Chen Morris

 Reading a selection of the ground-breaking works of the Johannes Kepler and Galileo Galilei the seminar will examine several essential methodological questions:t he relationship between scientific achievements and their social-political and cultural contexts; the provenance and nature of the Scientific Revolution; and the way in which historical periods come to an end.