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1626       4月9日,英国哲学家,政治家,科学家,法学家,演说家和作家弗朗西斯·培根(b.1561)去世。 培根被称为经验主义之父。 他的作品主张仅基于归纳推理和对自然界事件的仔细观察,才有可能获得科学知识。
原文:1626        Apr 9, Francis Bacon (b.1561), English philosopher, statesman, scientist, jurist, orator, and author, died. Bacon has been called the father of empiricism. His works argued for the possibility of scientific knowledge based only upon inductive reasoning and careful observation of events in nature.