History and Philosophy Of Science | History of Science Before 1750
X406 | 25102 | Bertoloni Meli, D


History of Science Before 1750
X406
Wednesday
1:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m.
Domenico Bertoloni Meli


This is an introductory course designed for all students with an
interest in the history of the science and their cultural contexts.
We will cover select topics from Greek, Medieval, European and early
modern science, emphasizing both primary sources and contemporary
historiographical debates.  We will include aspects of natural
philosophy, astronomy, the medical disciplines, and the development
of experiment.  Students from a broad variety of backgrounds will be
welcome and theirvaried expertise in the science, humanities, or
languages will be valued highly.


Meets with X506