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1 Glad I read it Tough to stick through the philosophy jargon And the triple negative sentences were tortuous Not sure when I got to the end what anybody thought But as Galileo said you can t know everything. Overall a well presented argument on Galileo s movement from the tradition of philosophy as science into ourmodern ideas of science based on experimentation and provable constants {DOWNLOAD PDF} ó Galileo · In a startling reinterpretation of the evidence, Stillman Drake advances the hypothesis that Galileo s condemnation by the Inquisition was caused not by his defiance of the Church, but by the hostility of contemporary philosophers Galileo s own beautifully lucid arguments are used to show how his scientific method based on a search not for causes but for laws was utterly divorced from the Aristotelian approach to physics His methodology had a definitive impact on the development of modern physics, and led to a final parting of the ways between science and philosophy