Notes to Philosophy 167: Class 2 -- 16th Century Astronomy: Copernicus and Tycho Brahe -- Part 2 - Part 3.

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

Synopsis: Background: 13 Centuries of Ptolemaic Astronomy -- 15th Century Planetary Astronomy: Regiomantanus.

Subjects
Astronomy--Philosophy.
Astronomy--History.
Philosophy and science.
Civilization, Western--Islamic influences.
Qutb al-Shirazi, Mahmud ibn Masud, 1236 or 1237-1310 or 1311.
Urdi, Muayyad al-Din ibn Burayk, -1266.
Ibn al-Shatir, Ali ibn Ibrahim, 1304-1375.
Tusi, al-Muzaffar ibn Muhammad, active 12th century.
Regiomontanus, Joannes, 1436-1476.
Genre
Curricula.
Lecture notes.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/013070
Original publication
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