Notes to Philosophy 167: Class 6 -- Galileo's Two New Sciences: Local Natural Motion -- Complete.

Smith, George E. (George Edwin), 1938-
2014-10-7

Synopsis: Local Motion Versus Celestial Motion: The Problem -- "The Third Day": Some Conceptual Obstacles -- "The Third Day": Evidential Difficulties -- Galileo's Contribution to Science: Some Issues -- Select sources.

Subjects
Astronomy--Philosophy.
Astronomy--History.
Philosophy and science.
Mechanics.
Archimedes.
Galilei, Galileo, 1564-1642.
Stevin, Simon, 1548-1620.
Beeckman, Isaac, 1588-1637.
Buridan, Jean, 1300-1358.
Genre
Curricula.
Lecture notes.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/013011
Original publication
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