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Weighing Experience: Experimental Histories and Francis Bacon's Quantitative Program
Weighing of experience was a central concern of what Bacon called the "literate" stage of experimentation. As early as 1608, Bacon devised precise tenets for standard, quantitative reporting ofExpand
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The mine and the furnace: Francis Bacon, Thomas Russell, and early Stuart mining culture.
  • C. Pastorino
  • Philosophy, Medicine
  • Early science and medicine
  • 2009
Notwithstanding Francis Bacon's praise for the philosophical role of the mechanical arts, historians have often downplayed Bacon's connections with actual artisans and entrepreneurs. Addressing theExpand
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