, Volume 21, Issue 3, pp 657–665 | Cite as

The European birth of modern science: an exercise in macro and comparative history

H. Floris Cohen: How modern science came into the world: Four civilizations, one 17th-century breakthrough. Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2010, xl+784pp, €65.00 HB
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Unit for History and Philosophy of Science and Sydney Centre for the Foundations of ScienceUniversity of SydneySydneyAustralia

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