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  1. A. C. Bowen (1993). Review of Hunger and Pingree 1989. [REVIEW] Ancient Philosophy 13:139-42.score: 290.0
     
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  2. Alan C. Bowen (2012). Simplicius on the Planets and Their Motions: In Defense of a Heresy. Brill.score: 240.0
    The book contends that the digression ending Simplicius’ In de caelo 2.12 is not a proper history of early Greek planetary theory, but a creative atempt to show that to accept Ptolemy’s planetary hypotheses one need not repudiate ...
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  3. Alan C. Bowen (1989). Boethian Number Theory: A Translation of the de Institutione Arithmetica with Introduction and Notes. Ancient Philosophy 9 (1):137-143.score: 210.0
  4. Luis Salas, Richard Bett, Richard Bosley, Edmonton Alan C. Bowen, Lesley Dean-Jones, Michael Ferejohn, Jyl Gentzler, Daniel Graham, Brad Inwood & David Konstan (2013). A Journal for Ancient Philosophy and Science. Apeiron 46 (1).score: 210.0
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  5. Alan C. Bowen (2007). The Demarcation of Physical Theory and Astronomy by Geminus and Ptolemy. Perspectives on Science 15 (3):327-358.score: 150.0
    : The Hellenistic reception of Babylonian horoscopic astrology gave rise to the question of what the planets really do and whether astrology is a science. This question in turn became one of defining the Greco-Latin science of astronomy, a project that took Aristotle's views as a starting-point. Thus, I concentrate on one aspect of the various definitions of astronomy proposed in Hellenistic times, their demarcation of astronomy and physical theory. I explicate the account offered by Geminus and its subordination of (...)
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  6. Alan C. Bowen (2002). Simplicius and the Early History of Greek Planetary Theory. Perspectives on Science 10 (2):155-167.score: 150.0
    : In earlier work, Bernard R. Goldstein and the present author have introduced a procedural rule for historical inquiry, which requires that one take pains to establish the credibility of any citation of ancient thought by later writers in antiquity through a process of verification. In this paper, I shall apply what I call the Rule of Ancient Citations to Simplicius' interpretation of Aristotle's remarks in Meta L. 8, which is the primary point of departure for the modern understanding of (...)
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  7. H. Gottschalk (1996). A.C. Bowen (Ed.): Science and Philosophy in Classical Greece. (Sources and Studies in the History and Philosophy of Chemical Science). New York: Garland Publishing Inc., 1991. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 46 (1):143-145.score: 90.0
  8. M. L. Clarke (1975). Education in the Ancient World James Bowen: A History of Western Education. Volume I: The Ancient World: Orient and Mediterranean, 2000 B.C.–A.D. 1054. Pp. Xix+396; 16 Plates, 6 Maps. London: Methuen, 1972. Cloth, £4·75. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 25 (01):77-79.score: 81.0
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  9. No Author (2006). Publications 2005. Methodos 6.score: 29.0
    ACERBI Fabio“A Reference to Perfect Numbers in Plato's Theaetetus”, Archive for History of Exact Science, 59/2005, p. 319-348. Comptes-rendus - Cleomedes Lectures on Astronomy : a Translation of The Heavens with an Introduction and Commentary by Alan C. Bowen and Robert B. Todd, Berkeley and Los Angeles, University of California Press, 2004, dans Nunciu, 20/2005, p. 232-233. - D. Fowler, The Mathematics of Plato’s Academy: A New Reconstruction, Second Edition, Oxford, Clarendon Press (Oxford..
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