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Behind the Scenes at Galileo"s Trial

Including the First English Translation of Melchio Inchofer"s Tractatus syllepticus
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University of Notre Dame Press
History of science, Roman law, Biography & Autobiography, Science, Biography/Autobiography, Europe - Italy, History, Renaissance, Religion & Science, Scientists - General, 17th century, Astronomy, Renaissance, Inquisition, Italy, Religion and sc
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Open LibraryOL10283572M
ISBN 100268022011
ISBN 139780268022013

The main theme of Blackwell's book is that of exploring 'behind the scenes at Galileo's trial.' This trial is one of the best-documented episodes emblematic of modernity this book makes a valuable contribution and provides a model for this type of inquiry." (Journal of Modern History)Cited by: 1.

"An original contribution to Galilean studies, Richard J. Blackwell's Behind the Scenes at Galileo's Trial is both an in-depth study of the trial and a careful and enlightening examination of the roles played by that understudied Behind the Scenes at Galileos Trial book, Melchior Inchofer, and Behind the Scenes at Galileos Trial book famed Jesuit astronomer, Christopher Scheiner, in Galileo's condemnation.

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The main theme of Blackwell's book is that of exploring 'behind the scenes at Galileo's trial.' This trial is one of the best-documented episodes emblematic of modernity this book makes a valuable contribution and provides a model for this type of inquiryJournal of Modern HistoryReviews: 1.

"An original contribution to Galilean studies, Richard J. Blackwell's Behind the Scenes at Galileo's Trial is both an in-depth study of the trial and a careful and enlightening examination of the roles played by that understudied figure, Melchior Inchofer, and the famed Jesuit astronomer, Christopher Scheiner, in Galileo's : $ Galileo's trial in before the Roman Inquisition is one of the most frequently mentioned topics in the history of science.

Galileo's encounter with the Catholic Church was not only a major turning point in the history of western culture; it is the paradigm case of the clash between the institutional authority of religion and the authority of scientific reason, a clash4/5.

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[Richard J Blackwell; Melchior Inchofer]. Buy Behind the Scenes at Galileo's Trial by Richard J. Blackwell from Waterstones today. Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Pages: Get this from a library. Behind the scenes at Galileo's trial: including the first English translation of Melchior Inchofer's Tractatus syllepticus.

[Richard J Blackwell; Melchior Inchofer] -- "Blackwell's new contribution to "the Galileo affair" concerns the official theological position against Galileo. The centerpiece of his project is the treatise entitled Tractatus syllepticus. Behind the Scenes at Galileo's Trial: Including the First English Translation of Melchior Inchofer's Tractatus syllepticus.

By Richard J. Blackwell. (Notre Dame, Indiana: University of Notre Dame Press. xiii, $). In a very catchy manner, the book tells Galileos life story, covering major events starting from his childhood. In addition to his scientific findings, the book also briefly covers Galileos personal life.

Galileo had a passion for astronomy and physics and supported the work of Copernicus/5. Galileo’s Middle Finger () tackles head on the controversial issue of transgender research and the conflicts that have arisen between academics, scientists and activists.

These blinks offer a behind-the-scenes look at just how dangerous an idea can be when it challenges a familiar narrative or an established ideology. They remind us that, in the face of harmful threats and accusations.

It is contended by Blackwell (Behind the scenes at Galileo’s trial, page 6) that the specific memo was fraudulent in some fashion. That it was derived from a letter Galileo received from Cardinal Bellarmini, but altered to make writing Dialogue a clear example of insubordination.

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The Catholic Church was directed by the Holy Scripture by the Church Fathers, which provided the means of eternal salvation: those don 't renounce the Catholic Church of Catholicism place their.

The Trial of Galileo by Doug Linder () In the trial of Galileo Galilei, two worlds come into cosmic conflict. Galileo's world of science and humanism collides with the world of Scholasticism and absolutism that held power in the Catholic Church. "Finocchiaro is the foremost scholar and translator of Galileo's works and this book an invaluable collection of key documents concerning the 'greatest scandal of Christendom'--the trial and condemnation of the founder of modern science as a heretic by the Roman Inquisition in /5(3).

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Discoveries and Opinions of Galileo, by Galileo Galilei. Translated by Stillman Drake. Straight from the horse's mouth, as the saying goes. This book is a translation of some of Galileo's writings and provides great insight into his thoughts and ideas. He spent much of his adult life observing the heavens and making notes of what he saw.

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Essays, chronology, transcript excerpts, images, and various primary documents relating to the trial of Galileo Galilei.

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Blackwell, Behind the Scenes, 8, says that the interrogations were conducted by Sinceri (i.e., Sincero) under Maculano's supervision.

Blackwell wrongly includes the actual trial session of 10 May in his analysis, at which Sincero was not present (he was only at the pre-trial sessions of 12 April and 30 April).Author: Henry Ansgar Kelly.

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The Galileo affair (Italian: il processo a Galileo Galilei) began around and culminated with the trial and condemnation of Galileo Galilei by the Roman Catholic Inquisition in Galileo was prosecuted for his support of heliocentrism, the astronomical model in which the Earth and planets revolve around the Sun at the centre of the Solar System.

InGalileo published his Sidereus. Inthe Roman Inquisition condemned Galileo as a suspected heretic for defending Copernicus's hypothesis of the earth's motion and denying the scientific authority of Scripture. This book draws upon Maurice A.

Finocchiaro's earlier works, especially The Galileo Affair: A Documentary History (), to provide a brief, new documentary history of Galileo's trial that is simultaneously the.

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Galileo Galilei () is perhaps best known as the first astronomer in Renaissance Europe to observe several of the planets in our solar system with a telescope strong enough to allow him to identify them. Beyond that, he made numerous contributions to the study of physics and mathematics.

He wrote prolifically. Galileo's Daughter A Historical Memoir of Science Faith and Love. Dava Sobel $ Despite the title, the book is mostly Galileo’s story, interspersed with excerpts from his daughter’s letters.

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Galileo first taught at the University at Pisa, where he demonstrated his theories of falling bodies by throwing cannonballs 5/5.

The Story of Galileo The most eminent men of science and philosophy of the day did not escape the watchful eye of this cruel despotism. Galileo, the chief astronomer and mathematician of his age, was the first who used the telescope successfully in solving the movements of the heavenly bodies.

Galileo shows Andrea a wooden model of the Ptolemaic astronomical system. The model shows the Earth at the center of the universe, with a series of eight crystal spheres holding the Sun, Moon, and planets. Andrea is impressed with the model but says that it feels too “shut in.” Galileo agrees, adding that more people are beginning to feel the same way, as humans discover more and more.

Galileo's Daughter: A Historical Memoir of Science, Faith, and Love Dava Sobel, Author Walker & Company $27 (p) ISBN More By and About This Author.

Eric Flint is the author of the New York Times best seller The Galileo Affair (with Andrew Dennis)—a novel in his top-selling "Ring of Fire" alternate history series.

His first novel for Baen, Mother of Demons, was picked by Science Fiction Chronicle as a best novel of the year/5(14).The Trial of Galileo: Marks the end of the Italian Renaissance and the beginning of the Scientific Revolution in Europe. Halts study of the Copernican system.

Signified the power of the papal authority and succeeded in halting the growth of new science in Italy; scientists feared the Church would condemn them as they had Galileo.Special Injunction (26 February ) Friday, the 26th of the same month. At the palace of the usual residence of the said Most Illustrious Lord Cardinal Bellarmine and in the chambers of His Most Illustrious Lordship, and fully in the presence of the Reverend Father Michelangelo Segizzi of Lodi, O.

P. and Commissary General of the Holy Office, having summoned the above-mentioned Galileo.