The Mechanical Hypothesis in Ancient Greek Natural Philosophy

Cambridge University Press (2009)
In this 2009 book Sylvia Berryman challenges that assumption, arguing that the idea that the world works 'like a machine' can be found in ancient Greek thought, predating the early modern philosophy with which it is most closely associated.
Keywords Philosophy, Ancient  Philosophy of nature History  Mechanism (Philosophy History
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Call number B185.B47 2009
ISBN(s) 0521763762   9780521763769
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