The Advancement of Learning
Author: Francis Bacon
Hard cover, excellent condition.
One volume in a four volume set that comprises:
.. The Republic by Plato
.. The Advancement of Learning by Francis Bacon
.. Utopia by Sir Thomas More
Individual volumes are priced at $15 each or, while available, all 3 volumes can be purchased for the one price of $35.
"The Advancement of Learning" by Francis Bacon is a seminal work of philosophy and scholarship that seeks to revolutionize the pursuit of knowledge. Bacon critiques the prevailing methods of learning and proposes a new approach based on empirical observation, experimentation, and the systematic collection of data. He argues for the importance of practical knowledge and emphasizes the role of science in uncovering the secrets of nature. Through his systematic analysis, Bacon aims to create a comprehensive and organized body of knowledge that can serve as the foundation for the advancement of society. "The Advancement of Learning" stands as a pioneering work that laid the groundwork for the scientific method and the Enlightenment, leaving a lasting impact on the philosophy of knowledge and the pursuit of truth.
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