Notes to Philosophy 167: Class 2 -- 16th Century Astronomy: Copernicus and Tycho Brahe -- Part 13 - Part 14.

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

Synopsis: Tycho Brahe and Observational Astronomy -- Tycho Brahe and His Alternative System -- The Empirical Impasse in Astronomy -- The Value of More Precise Observations -- Tycho's Observational Program: 1576-1597 -- The Crisis in "Mathematical" Astronomy: The Three Chief World Systems in 1600.

Subjects
Astronomy--Philosophy.
Astronomy--History.
Philosophy and science.
Astronomy--Denmark--History--16th century.
Astronomy--Mathematics.
Ven Island (Sweden)
Brahe, Tycho, 1546-1601.
Genre
Curricula.
Lecture notes.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/013060
Original publication
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