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2811, RE: How did European norms, values, ideas, concepts,
Posted by kaoticvibe, Sat Dec-13-03 01:58 PM
if we look at science, hell, the move
>from an earth-centered universe to a sun-centered universe
>had far reaching ramifications that stretched outside of the
>science box-social, cultural, religious.

this statement infers that the rennaissance and enlightment thinkers in europe were the first to come up with these concepts, the fact is that the majority of cultures outside europe already knew this, and more so many cultures knew that the sun was not at the center of the universe but at the center of our solar system, this was known in europe as well but was lost and suppressed during the dark ages, the european thinkers rediscovered these concepts due to cultural exchange with the islamic world

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