GEOCENTRIC THEORY

Theory of Ptolemy stating the earth is the centre of the universe and the bodies in the heavens all move around it. Compare heliocentric theory.

GEOCENTRIC THEORY: "Geocentric theory was proposed by Ptolemy."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "GEOCENTRIC THEORY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/geocentric-theory/ (accessed June 25, 2017).
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