Notes to Philosophy 167: Class 10 -- Huygens and the Beginnings of Rational Mechanics -- Part 8.

Smith, George E. (George Edwin), 1938-
2014-11-04

Synopsis: The Initial Theory: Relative Motion Results -- Toward the Extended Theory: Proposition VIII -- The Extended Theory and its Consequences -- Empirical Evidence for the Two Theories -- Huygens on Circular Motion and Centrifugal Force: The Basic Conceptualization of the Problem.

Subjects
Astronomy--Philosophy.
Astronomy--History.
Philosophy and science.
Impact.
Huygens, Christiaan, 1629-1695.
Genre
Curricula.
Lecture notes.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/012959
Original publication
ID: tufts:gc.phil167.272
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