The Philosophical Café online discussion: Newton as Priest of Nature

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Rob Iliffe will be talking about Newton with reference to his well-known book, Priest of Nature: The Religious Worlds of Isaac Newton (Oxford: OUP, 2017, paperback 2019), and will also discuss his latest research.