History and Philosophy Of Science | Galileo and his World
X705 | 2920 | Nico Bertoloni Meli


This course explores the writings and career of Galileo Galilei,
from his early treatise on motion (De motu antiquiora) to his
masterpieces, the Dialogo and Discorsi.  We will focus on a range of
issues including, but not limited to, the science of motion,
astronomy, religious censorship, literary style, the roles of
experiment and mathematics