Notes to Philosophy 167: Class 1 -- Overview of the Course;Ptolemaic Astronomy -- Part 7.

Smith, George E. (George Edwin), 1938-
2014-09-02

Synopsis: Classical Greek Solutions After Aristotle -- The Problem Inherited by Ptolemy -- Ptolemy's Almagest: Overview of the Book.

Subjects
Astronomy--Philosophy.
Astronomy--History.
Philosophy and science.
Celestial mechanics.
Motion.
Apollonius, Rhodius.
Hipparchus, active 190 B.C.-127 B.C.
Ptolemy, active 2nd century.
Ptolemy, active 2nd century. Almagest.
Genre
Curricula.
Lecture notes.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/013077
Original publication
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