Resultados para: edward grant
A filosofia natural incluiu todos os fenômenos naturais do mundo físico. Ela buscou descobrir as causas físicas dos efeitos naturais e preocupou-se pouco com a matemática. Em contraste, as ciências matemáticas exatas - como astronomia, óptica e...
Smith, Jean Edward(584488)
Arguing that Grant has been underrated by historians, the author seeks to correct the record with this new assessment of the celebrated Civil War general and Reconstruction-era president.sob encomenda
Smith, Jean Edward(648478)
Arguing that Grant has been underrated by historians, a celebrated biographer and author of John Marshall: Definer of a Nation seeks to correct the record with this new assessment of the celebrated Civil War general and Reconstruction-era president....sob encomenda
The most flamboyant, consistently dishonest racketeer was Supervisor of Internal Revenue John McDonald, whose organization defrauded the federal government of millions of dollars. When President Grant was asked why he appointed McDonald supervisor of...
The Foundations of Modern Science in the Middle Agessob encomenda
Between 1100 and 1600, the emphasis on reason in the learning and intellectual life of Western Europe became more pervasive and widespread than ever before in the history of human civilization. Of crucial significance was the invention of the...
Contrary to prevailing opinion, the roots of modern science were planted in the ancient and medieval worlds long before the Scientific Revolution of the seventeenth century. Indeed, that revolution would have been inconceivable without the...
Os Fundamentos da Ciência Moderna na Idade Média