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La Rivoluzione Dimenticata by Lucio Russo

He ar- gues that all the components of this method were put in place in the Hellenistic world: We should try to explain how this has happened and, thanks to Russo, the problem may now be addressed. In fact, so Russo claims with great persuasive vigor, we have forgotten the true time and place this revolution took place.

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Third and finally, whatever we may think of the narrative Russo offers for the entire his- tory of Western science, I feel we ought to applaud him for offering it. He also concludes that the 17th-century scientific revolution ddimenticata Europe was due in large part to the recovery of Hellenistic science. Hardly forgotten, readers might say. Share your thoughts with other customers.

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Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Perhaps, then, the scientific revolution consisted just in this: Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. Yet the play of the history of Western science was not entirely episodic. Explore the Home Gift Guide.

Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Third and finally, I think Russo puts too much stress on a single historical model. Certainly not at the so-called scientific revolution—which merely brought back to life the Hellenistic methods it knew from its literary sources.

It will serve as excellent reading in dimentticata survey of the history of science, besides of course offering an important thesis, well rivoluzkone our critical attention. Retrieved from ” https: In The Forgotten Revolution: Help Center Find new research papers in: Zur Geschichte epistemischer Dinge. In L’ America dimenticataRusso suggests that the Americas were known rivoluzionee some European civilizations in ancient times, probably discovered by the Phoenicians or the Carthaginiansbut that the knowledge was lost under Roman expansion in the 2nd century BCE.

The community of historians of math- ematics should be grateful for Russo for this achievement, and should hope that the book gets quickly translated into other major languages. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life.

In other projects Wikiquote. The same principle holds for intellectual achievements, yet Russo to exaggerate a little reads Archimedes almost as if he eusso the contemporary of Popper.

Get to Know Us. In- deed, it is not totally far-fetched to detect a hypothetico-deductive science in some works by Archimedes though even there I tend to see a more purely abstract mathematical thinkingBut taken in their historical context, such givoluzione belonged dimenticzta a wider domain of persuasive writings.


Archimedes was not, and his works meant, to ancient readers, something different from what they would mean if written today. Briefly, I find his dismissal of non-Hellenistic science unmotivated. Log In Sign Up. Would you like to tell us about a lower price?

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ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Hypothetico-deductive science may have its roots in Greece—but the roots are tan- gled, as it were, leading to surprising places such as pure mathematics, speculative medicine, and rhetoric.

View shipping rates and policies Average Customer Review: Indeed, Russo cannot be much wrong in ascribing a major role, in this play, to the Greeks. Essentially, this is a Popperian version of the hypothetico-deductive model, consisting of construct- ing theoretical domains, producing conclusions according to mathematical reasoning, and interpreting and testing those conclusions by appealing dumenticata empirical realizations.

Lucio Russo in Some structure might, and therefore should, be discerned in it. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.

La rivoluzione dimenticataRusso promotes the belief that Hellenistic science in the period — BC reached heights not achieved by Classical age science, and proposes that it went further than ordinarily thought, in multiple fields not normally associated with ancient science. Views Read Edit View history.