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Section 1 The Scientific Revolution
Lecture material on The Scientific Revolution.
What information did you find for the HW questions on Adam Smith, Galen, or other historical figures in Chapter 10?
I made some references and I have "show and tell" material.
Works on Adam Smith:
Who can summarize the iTunes podcast about "Adam Smith on the British North American Colonies," by Thayer Watkins of San Jose State University
Next, we will consider: WH 2: "Changing Views of the Universe" (After the Scientific Revolution).
1. Why was Copernicus’s theory seen as radical?
2. Define contradict.
3. What basic biographical details can you find out about revolutionary thinkers Bacon and Descartes?