Notes to Philosophy 167: Class 10 -- Huygens and the Beginnings of Rational Mechanics -- Part 15.

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

Synopsis: Leibniz versus Descartes on Conservation Laws -- The Approach to Science Exemplified by Huygens -- The Emergence of Theoretical Physics as a Subfield -- Huygens and the Continental Tradition in Mechanics.

Subjects
Astronomy--Philosophy.
Astronomy--History.
Philosophy and science.
Mechanics.
Huygens, Christiaan, 1629-1695--Influence.
Genre
Curricula.
Lecture notes.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/012953
Original publication
ID: tufts:gc.phil167.278
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