James Hannam
Historian of Science, Kent, UK

James Hannam is a historian of science and the author of God’s Philosophers: How the Medieval World Laid the Foundations of Modern Science (2009) which was shortlisted for the Royal Society Science Book Prize and published in the US as The Genesis of Science (2011). He lives in Kent, England.

Written by James Hannam

Essay/
Thinkers and theories
Atoms and flat-Earth ethics

As for most ancient philosophers, Lucretius saw no boundary between his scientific interests and his ethical claims

James Hannam