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    Zvi Biener (2004). Galileo's First New Science: The Science of Matter. Perspectives on Science 12 (3):262-287.
    : Although Galileo's struggle to mathematize the study of nature is well known and oft discussed, less discussed is the form this struggle takes in relation to Galileo's first new science, the science of the second day of the Discorsi. This essay argues that Galileo's first science ought to be understood as the science of matter—not, as it is usually understood, the science of the strength of materials. This understanding sheds light on the convoluted structure of the Discorsi's first day. (...)
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    Zvi Biener (2003). Review of I. Bernard Cohen, George E. Smith, (Eds.), The Cambridge Companion to Newton. [REVIEW] Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews 2003 (1).
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    Zvi Biener & Chris Smeenk (2004). Pendulums, Pedagogy, and Matter: Lessons From the Editing of Newton's Principia. Science and Education 13 (4-5):309-320.
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    Zvi Biener & Eric Schliesser (eds.) (2014). Newton and Empiricism. Oxford UP.
    This is the first volume of original commissioned papers on the subject of Newton and empiricism. The chapters, contributed by a leading team of both established and younger international scholars, explore the nature and extent of Newton's relationship to a variety of empiricisms and empiricists.
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