Roger Bacon Summary

Everything you need to understand or teach Roger Bacon.

  • 4 Biographies
  • 4 Encyclopedia Articles
  • 23 Literature Criticisms
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Encyclopedia Articles (4)

1,168 words, approx. 4 pages
Bacon, Roger BACON, ROGER (c. 1214–c. 1292), philosopher and Franciscan friar. Born in the west of England of a wealthy family, for most of his life Bacon alternated between England and France.... Read more
611 words, approx. 3 pages
Roger Bacon c. 1214-1292 English Philosopher, Educational Reformer, and Franciscan Monk Roger Bacon played a key role in the early stages of the movement which eventually led to the Scientific Revolut... Read more
2,365 words, approx. 8 pages
Bacon, Roger(Between 1214 and 1220?–1292) Roger Bacon, English philosopher and scientist, known as Doctor Mirabilis, was probably born between 1214 and 1220 and died in 1292, probably at Oxford... Read more
585 words, approx. 2 pages
Bacon, Roger [addendum] Twentieth-century research on Roger Bacon requires some changes to the account above. It is clear that Richard Rufus, and not Bacon, was the first to lecture on the new Aristot... Read more