Notes to Philosophy 167: Class 12 -- Newton's Early Unpublished Work in Mechanics -- Part 9.

Smith, George E. (George Edwin), 1938-
2014-11-25

Synopsis: Newton on Circular Motion (vs. Descartes, Huygens): Basic Theoretical Results, versus Huygens's -- Four Immediate Applications of the Theory -- Newton's Preoccupation: Copernican Concerns -- Universal Gravitation: The Historical Issue.

Subjects
Astronomy--Philosophy.
Astronomy--History.
Philosophy and science.
Mechanics.
Motion.
Centripetal force.
Newton, Isaac, 1642-1727.
Genre
Curricula.
Lecture notes.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/012930
Original publication
ID: tufts:gc.phil167.302
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