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The articles during this quantity of ARCHIMEDES learn specific instances of `reception' in ways in which emphasize urgent historiographical and methodological concerns. Such matters come up in any attention of the transmission and appropriation of clinical thoughts and practices that originated within the numerous `centers' of ecu studying, for that reason to seem (often in significantly altered guise) in areas on the eu outer edge. They speak about the move of recent medical principles, the mechanisms in their creation, and the methods in their appropriation on the outer edge. the subjects that body the discussions of the advanced courting among the origination of principles and their reception comprise the ways that the information of the medical Revolution have been brought, the particularities in their expression in every one position, the explicit sorts of resistance encountered by means of those new rules, the level to which such expression and resistance screens nationwide features, the techniques wherein new methods of facing nature have been made valid, and the commonalities and ameliorations among the tools built by means of students for dealing with clinical issues.

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In this novel of philosophical allegory and pedagogical purpose, Biblical characters and long moral debates taking place in a naturalistic setting are featured. Whenever necessary, Teodoro de Almeida supports his views with scientific examples, especially drawn from physics and astronomy. As one of the leading figures of the Portuguese Enlightenment, Teodoro de Almeida advocated a rather idiosyncratic view of modem science. ,,88 He adds that a stone does not fall due to Descartes's "subtle matter" or to any attractive property in Gassendi's or Newton's fashion.

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