By Stephen Gaukroger

Stephen Gaukroger provides an unique account of the advance of empirical technology and the certainty of human behaviour from the mid-eighteenth century. because the 17th century, technology within the west has passed through a special kind of cumulative improvement within which it's been consolidated via integration into and shaping of a tradition. yet within the eighteenth century, technology was once break free from the legitimating tradition within which it had had a public
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