Unlimited [Memoir Book] É The Construction of Modern Science: Mechanisms and Mechanics - by Richard S. Westfall ß


  • Title: The Construction of Modern Science: Mechanisms and Mechanics
  • Author: Richard S. Westfall
  • ISBN: 9780521292955
  • Page: 408
  • Format: Paperback

  • First published by Wiley in 1971 This is an introduction to the history of science in the seventeenth century Instead of simply listing discoveries, the author presents a new pattern of organization for students that is designed to integrate separate facts into a coherent and comprehensive whole.
    Richard S. Westfall
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    Commentaires:

    Mohammad Ali
    من هم به دلایل فنی و هم برای مطالعه ی عام سراغ این کتاب رفتم. وستفال در آغاز متذکر این مطلب می شه که این کتاب برای تدریس به دانشجویان لیسانس و آشنایی آنها با فضای تحولات علمی قرن هفدهم تألیف شده. به تبع این ایده نباید اصلا انتظار ارجاعات و جزئیات فلسفی رو داشت - در واقع کتاب اصلا [...]

    Mark Bowles
    The History of Science Series was an attempt to disseminate information about the History of Science for a diverse, unspe¬cialized audience. The intent of each book in the series was to present a condensed analysis of a particular topic or period in the history of Western science. Richard S. Westfall's book, The Construction of Modern Science: Mechanisms and Mechanics contrib¬uted to the series with its discussion of the seventeenth-century scientific revolution. This period was influenced by [...]

    R Arnaud
    I read that book to help me prepare a Physics class I was teaching. For this purpose, the first chapter and the last three chapter were the most important. The chapters narrated the 'construction' of fundamental physics discovery like Galileo's measurement of gravity acceleration, Kepler's laws, Huygens' understanding of the pendulum and collision and finally some of Newton's achievements (explaining Kepler's law and the acceleration of gravity). The central chapters, however, treat mostly of th [...]

    Kerem Cankocak
    “Bilimsel devrim, doğa konusundaki düşünce kategorilerinin yeniden yapılanmasından öte bir şeydi. Bilimsel araştırma etkinliklerinde gittikçe artan sayıda kişinin yer almasını ve modern yaşamda gittikçe daha etkin rol oynayan yeni bir teoriler kümesinin yayılmasını da ifade eden toplumsal bir olguydu” Richard S. Westfall.Ağırlıklı olarak 17. yüzyıl bilim tarihine yoğunlaşan bu kitabın ana tezi, modern bilimin oluşmasındaki temel düşüncelerin, kendi iç mant [...]

    Amy
    This was really interesting for putting some of the big names of the scientific revolution into a social and historical context. At times it delved farther than I could follow into math and formalae, however, it was a fun read.

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