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Read online Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems Galileo s b Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems b published in Florence in was the most proximate cause of his being brought to trial before the Inquisition Using the dialogue form a genre common in classical philosophical works Galileo masterfully demonstrates the truth of the Copernican system over the Ptolemaic one proving for the first time that the earth revolves around the sun Its influence is incalculable The Dialogue is not only one of the most important scientific treatises ever written but a work of supreme clarity and accessibility remaining as readable now as when it was first published This edition uses the definitive text established by the University of California Press in Stillman Drake s translation and includes a Foreword by Albert Einstein and a new Introduction by J L Heilbron by Galileo Galilei, Stephen Jay Gould, Stillman Drake, Albert Einstein, J.L. Heilbron

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Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems
Title:Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems
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Number of Pages:640
Category:Science, Non fiction, Philosophy, Classics, History, Physics, Astronomy
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Discoveries and Opinions of Galileo, Sidereus Nuncius, or The Sidereal Messenger, Letter to the Grand Duchess Christina, Discourse on Floating Bodies, Il Saggiatore, Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems, Selected Writings, Two New Sciences/A History of Free Fall, A Pequena Balana - Um clssico da matemtica, The Essential Galileo
Galileo s b Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems b published in Florence in was the most proximate cause of his being brought to trial before the Inquisition Using the dialogue form a genre common in classical philosophical works Galileo masterfully demonstrates the truth of the Copernican system over the Ptolemaic one proving for the first time that the earth revolves around the sun Its influence is incalculable The Dialogue is not only one of the most important scientific treatises ever written but a work of supreme clarity and accessibility remaining as readable now as when it was first published This edition uses the definitive text established by the University of California Press in Stillman Drake s translation and includes a Foreword by Albert Einstein and a new Introduction by J L Heilbron, Novembre la comparsa di tre comete non solo eccita i timori superstiziosi ma tiene in continuo esercizio i primi ingegni d Europa Ottobre si conclude la stampa del i Saggiatore i di Galileo Galilei colui che gli Accademici Lincei salutano come lo scopritore non di nuove terre ma di non pi vedute parti del cielo Spaziando dalla genesi del suono all origine del calore alla composizione della luce in atomi realmente indivisibili Galileo entra pubblicamente nella disputa contro Lotario Sarsi Sigensano l astronomico e filosofico scorpione cio il gesuita Ottavio Grassi Nel ripercorrere la vicenda delle sue scoperte Galileo delinea insieme una difesa del proprio operato e l apologia della ricerca scientifica sempre pi insofferente dei vincoli imposti da autorit teologiche e politiche Nel tempo in cui come scrive il poeta John Donne la nuova filosofia mette tutto in dubbio Galileo si affida alla matematica come a una guida sicura per uscire da un oscuro laberinto e comprendere il Grande Libro della natura ma l artista toscano non dimentica per questo il ruolo dell esperimento e l apporto della tecnica Geometria esperienza e discorso cio arte dell argomentazione cooperano cosi alla confutazione dell errore in un impresa che il singolo studioso pu tradire solo col rendere il suo intelletto mancipio cio servo dell intelletto di un altr uomo, No description available, Galileo s astronomical discoveries changed the way we look at the world and our place in the universe Threatened by the Inquisition for daring to contradict the literal truth of the Bible Galileo ignited a scientific revolution when he asserted that the Earth moves This generous selection from his writings contains all the essential texts for a reader to appreciate his lasting significance Mark Davie s new translation renders Galileo s vigorous Italian prose into clear modern English while William R Shea s version of the Latin Sidereal Message makes accessible the book that created a sensation in with its account of Galileo s observations using the newly invented telescope br br All Galileo s contributions to the debate on science and religion are included as well as key documents from his trial before the Inquisition in A lively introduction and clear notes give an overview of Galileo s career and explain the scientific and philosophical background to the texts