As previously posted on old platform, but with two additions: the English version of the Preface written for the Mandarin edition of this book, published in Shanghai 2013; and, a two page Guide to the seven Sections into which the book is divided.
Published by Dr. John A. Schuster
Honorary Reader, School of History and Philosophy of Science, University of Sydney and Honorary Research Fellow, Campion College, Sydney, and Fellow of the Australian Academy of the Humanities. I have published extensively on Descartes, the Scientific Revolution, the myth of scientific method and historiographical issues. View more posts