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Galileo Observed: Science and the Politics of Belief William R. Shea

Galileo Observed: Science and the Politics of Belief

William R. Shea

Published October 6th 2006
ISBN : 9780881353563
Hardcover
212 pages
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For centuries historians, scientists, journalists, and playwrights have speculatedsometimes wildlyabout Galileos infamous encounter with the Roman Catholic Church. In their compelling critique of these efforts, Shea and Artigas draw on old and newMoreFor centuries historians, scientists, journalists, and playwrights have speculated—sometimes wildly—about Galileos infamous encounter with the Roman Catholic Church. In their compelling critique of these efforts, Shea and Artigas draw on old and new evidence to try to set the record straight, regardless of whose toes they might be stepping on.