Ancient and medieval science

from prehistory to AD 1450
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  • English

Thames and Hudson , London
Statementedited and with a general preface by Rene Taton.
SeriesA general history of the sciences -- [1]
ContributionsTaton, Rene .
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14151301M

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How was ancient and medieval science limited. they didn't understand the basic laws of nature established by God. Instead, they either worshiped nature itself as. The history of science in early cultures refers to the study of protoscience in ancient history, prior to the development of science in the Middle prehistoric times, advice and knowledge was passed from generation to generation in an oral development of writing enabled knowledge to be stored and communicated across generations with much greater fidelity.

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The history of science is the study of the development of science, including both the natural and social sciences.

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Science is a body of empirical, theoretical, and practical knowledge about the natural world, produced by scientists who emphasize the observation, explanation, and prediction of real-world phenomena. Historiography of science, in contrast, studies the methods employed by historians of science.

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