Francis Bacon: The New Organon (Cambridge Texts in the History of Philosophy)

Francis Bacon: The New Organon (Cambridge Texts in the History of Philosophy)


Francis Bacon's New Organon, released in 1620, was once innovative in its try and provide formal philosophical form to a brand new and quickly rising experimental technology. It challenged the full edifice of the philosophy and studying of Bacon's time, and left its mark on all next discussions of medical approach. This quantity provides a brand new translation of the textual content into smooth English via Michael Silverthorne, including an creation by way of Lisa Jardine that units the paintings within the context of Bacon's clinical and philosophical actions.

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