Description
GALILEO AND CREATION OF MODERN SCIENCE
Galileo is the father of modern science. This course explores his revolutionary discoveries, his attack on Aristotle's natural philosophy, and his transformation of the notion of science, and his epoch-making clash with the religious authorities of the time.
Details
Grading Basis
LG/SNC Elective Basis
Units
3
Component
Lecture - Required
Course Attributes
Historical Analysis
Phil. Thinking or Ethics
Medieval & Renaissance Studies
Pmathic Ctext: Ethical/Pol
Pmathic Ctext: Soc/Behav
West European Studies
Offering
Course
HPS 0430
Academic Group
Dietrich Sch Arts and Sciences
Academic Organization
History & Philosophy of Sci
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Typically Offered
Fall