What were the principal scientific and philosophical movements of the 17th century?

Principal Scientific

  • What were the principal scientific and philosophical movements of the 17th century? And what historical factors (cultural influences) were shaping such developments and their impact on the arts?  Include specific examples to support your analysis here.  What do you think are the modern innovations shaping artists’ work today (or how do we see science and philosophy influencing artists?)
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