ERIC Number: EJ528329
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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Empirical Foundations of Atomism in Ancient Greek Philosophy.
Sakkopoulos, Sotirios A.; Vitoratos, Evagelos G.
Science and Education, v5 n3 p293-303 Jul 1996
Describes how ancient Greek philosophers came to the concept of atoms at a time when the huge amount of experimental and theoretical information of today was not available. Concludes that similar experiences can be used in teaching the concept today. (JRH)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: Greece