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The Resource The language of nature : reassessing the mathematization of natural philosophy in the seventeenth century, Geoffrey Gorham [and three others], editors

The language of nature : reassessing the mathematization of natural philosophy in the seventeenth century, Geoffrey Gorham [and three others], editors

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The language of nature : reassessing the mathematization of natural philosophy in the seventeenth century
Title
The language of nature
Title remainder
reassessing the mathematization of natural philosophy in the seventeenth century
Statement of responsibility
Geoffrey Gorham [and three others], editors
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Editor
Subject
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Language
eng
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Cataloging source
YDXCP
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gorham, Geoffrey
Series statement
Minnesota studies in the philosophy of science
Series volume
volume 20
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Physics
  • Physics
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
Label
The language of nature : reassessing the mathematization of natural philosophy in the seventeenth century, Geoffrey Gorham [and three others], editors
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Geoffrey Gorham, Benjamin Hill, and Edward Slowik -- Reading the book of nature : the ontological and epistemological underpinnings of Galileo's mathematical realism / Carla Rita Palmerino -- "The marriage of physics with mathematics" : Francis Bacon on measurement, mathematics, and the construction of a mathematical physics / Dana Jalobeanu -- On the mathematization of free fall : Galileo, Descartes, and a history of misconstrual / Richard T.W. Arthur -- The mathematization of nature in Descartes and the first Cartesians / Roger Ariew -- Laws of nature and the mathematics of motion / Daniel Garber -- Ratios, quotients, and the language of nature / Douglas Jesseph -- Color by numbers : the harmonious palette in early modern painting / Eileen Reeves -- The role of mathematical practitioners and mathematical practice in developing mathematics as the language of nature / Lesley B. Cormack -- Leibniz on order and the notion of substance : mathematizing the sciences of metaphysics and physics / Kurt Smith -- Leibniz's harlequinade : nature, infinity, and the limits of mathematization / Justin E.H. Smith -- The geometrical method as a new standard of truth, based on the mathematization of nature / Ursula Goldenbaum -- Philosophical geometers and geometrical philosophers / Christopher Smeenk
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ocn953496403
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unknown
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1 online resource
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online
Isbn
9781452951843
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)953496403
Label
The language of nature : reassessing the mathematization of natural philosophy in the seventeenth century, Geoffrey Gorham [and three others], editors
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Geoffrey Gorham, Benjamin Hill, and Edward Slowik -- Reading the book of nature : the ontological and epistemological underpinnings of Galileo's mathematical realism / Carla Rita Palmerino -- "The marriage of physics with mathematics" : Francis Bacon on measurement, mathematics, and the construction of a mathematical physics / Dana Jalobeanu -- On the mathematization of free fall : Galileo, Descartes, and a history of misconstrual / Richard T.W. Arthur -- The mathematization of nature in Descartes and the first Cartesians / Roger Ariew -- Laws of nature and the mathematics of motion / Daniel Garber -- Ratios, quotients, and the language of nature / Douglas Jesseph -- Color by numbers : the harmonious palette in early modern painting / Eileen Reeves -- The role of mathematical practitioners and mathematical practice in developing mathematics as the language of nature / Lesley B. Cormack -- Leibniz on order and the notion of substance : mathematizing the sciences of metaphysics and physics / Kurt Smith -- Leibniz's harlequinade : nature, infinity, and the limits of mathematization / Justin E.H. Smith -- The geometrical method as a new standard of truth, based on the mathematization of nature / Ursula Goldenbaum -- Philosophical geometers and geometrical philosophers / Christopher Smeenk
Control code
ocn953496403
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781452951843
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)953496403

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