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Author Berryman, Sylvia
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Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Data processing & computer science
Subject Keyword Mechanistic Conception ♦ Fi Eld ♦ Ancient Greek Natural Philosophy ♦ Natural World
Abstract In this paper I outline a role for mechanistic conceptions of organisms in ancient Greek natural philosophy, especially the study of organisms. By ‘mechanistic conceptions ’ I mean the use of ideas and techniques drawn from the fi eld of mechanics to investigate the natural world.
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG ♦ Career/Technical Study
Learning Resource Type Article