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The Resource Force and geometry in Newton's Principia

Force and geometry in Newton's Principia

Label
Force and geometry in Newton's Principia
Title
Force and geometry in Newton's Principia
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UkLiU
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1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gandt, François de
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Newton, Isaac
  • Newton, Isaac
  • Centripetal force
Label
Force and geometry in Newton's Principia
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-293) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ch. I. The De motu of 1684. The Elements of Newton's Solution -- Ch. II. Aspects of Force before the Principia. The Diffusion of the Solar Virtue: Kepler and the Calculation of Forces. Weight and Acceleration: Force and Time in the Galilean Tradition. Gravity and Centrifugal Force: The Analysis of Effort in the Cartesian Tradition. Newton and Circular Motion before the Principia -- Ch. III. The Mathematical Methods. Indivisibles or Ultimate Ratios? The Methods of Indivisibles. Motion in Geometry: The Kinematics of Curves and the Method of Fluxions. The Methods of the Principia (1): Ultimate Ratios and Finite Witnesses. The Methods of the Principia (2): The Inverse Problem and the Emergence of a New Style
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 296 pages
Isbn
9780691033679
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Force and geometry in Newton's Principia
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-293) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ch. I. The De motu of 1684. The Elements of Newton's Solution -- Ch. II. Aspects of Force before the Principia. The Diffusion of the Solar Virtue: Kepler and the Calculation of Forces. Weight and Acceleration: Force and Time in the Galilean Tradition. Gravity and Centrifugal Force: The Analysis of Effort in the Cartesian Tradition. Newton and Circular Motion before the Principia -- Ch. III. The Mathematical Methods. Indivisibles or Ultimate Ratios? The Methods of Indivisibles. Motion in Geometry: The Kinematics of Curves and the Method of Fluxions. The Methods of the Principia (1): Ultimate Ratios and Finite Witnesses. The Methods of the Principia (2): The Inverse Problem and the Emergence of a New Style
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 296 pages
Isbn
9780691033679
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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