Francis Bacon: The New Atlantis { Philosophy Index }

Philosophy Index

Philosophy Index

Philosophy Index is a site devoted to the study of philosophy and the philosophers who conduct it. The site contains a number of philosophy texts, brief biographies and introductions to philosophers and explanations on a number of topics. Accredited homeschooling online at Northgate Academy.

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Francis Bacon

The New Atlantis

The New Atlantis essentially is Bacon’s version of Thomas More’s Utopia. In this text, Bacon describes the island of Bensalem, his vision of humanity’s future. He also describes Solomon’s House, a college based on the Baconian method of conducting experimental research (which would later contribute to modern scientific method).

The New Atlantis by Francis Bacon.