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NameEssay Review of Floris Cohen for Metascience

Review Essay on H. Floris Cohen, How Modern Science Came into the World: Four Civilizations, One Seventeenth–Century Breakthrough, Amsterdam University Press, Amsterdam, 2010.

The review has appeared online in Metascience, 2012, referenced as (DOI) 10.1007/s11016-012-9645-6. It will soon appear in hard copy version. What is posted here is the extended version, roughly 1000 words longer. The main additional passages, not in the Metascience version, appear in blue.

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