Notes to Philosophy 167: Class 3 -- Kepler's Astronomia Nova: The Orbit of Mars -- Part 14.

Smith, George E. (George Edwin), 1938-
2014-09-16

Synopsis: Kepler's Original Justification for the Two "Laws": The Context of Discovery versus the Context of Justification -- The Evidential Argument for the Latitudes of Mars -- The Evidential Argument for the Ellipse -- The Evidential Argument for the Area Rule -- Some Standard Objections to the Arguments -- A Contrasting View of Scientific Evidence -- A Defense of the Evidential Arguments for M... read more

Subjects
Astronomy--Philosophy.
Astronomy--History.
Philosophy and science.
Celestial mechanics.
Mars (Planet)
Kepler's laws.
Kepler, Johannes, 1571-1630.
Genre
Curricula.
Streaming video.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/013044
Original publication
ID: tufts:gc.phil167.215
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