Francis Bacon And The American Revolution

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Francis Bacon discovered and popularized the scientific method. Francis Bacon practiced law to support himself when his father died. He supported for reform; promoting the consolidation of the U.K., speaking out against religious persecution, and opposing feudal abuses. Francis Bacon’s writings on skepticism, the need for empirical evidence, and the four causes of scientific misguiding set the stage for scientific advancements throughout the Enlightenment period.
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