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The Mechanical Philosophy 1660 - 1675

Davies, E Brian (2007) The Mechanical Philosophy 1660 - 1675. [Preprint]

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    Abstract

    We study the state of mechanics and astronomy between 1660 and 1675 in order to understand the extent of the commitment to the mechanical philosophy of Kepler prior to the writing of Principia.


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    Item Type: Preprint
    Keywords: mechanical philosophy, astronomy, Kepler, Wallis, Principia
    Subjects: Specific Sciences > Physics > Classical Physics
    General Issues > History of Philosophy of Science
    General Issues > Laws of Nature
    Depositing User: E Brian Davies
    Date Deposited: 03 Aug 2007
    Last Modified: 07 Oct 2010 11:15
    Item ID: 3458
    URI: http://philsci-archive.pitt.edu/id/eprint/3458

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