Das Werden des Kosmos Von der Erfahrung der zeitlichen Dimension astronomischer Objekte im 18. Jahrhundert

  title={Das Werden des Kosmos Von der Erfahrung der zeitlichen Dimension astronomischer Objekte im 18. Jahrhundert},
  author={F. Krafft},
  journal={Berichte zur Wissenschaftsgeschichte},
  • F. Krafft
  • Published 1985
  • Philosophy
  • Berichte zur Wissenschaftsgeschichte
The Permanent ‘Becoming’ of the Cosmos: On Experiencing the Time Dimension of Astronomical Entities in the 18th Century. ‐ This paper deals with two of the initial stages through which the dimension of time, in the sense of an irreversible development, found its way into astronomical‐cosmological thinking. The one resulted from the first consequental application of Newtonian principles and laws to cosmic entities outside of our solar system found in the General Natural History or Theory of the… Expand
5 Citations
“Don't you think it is very exiting?” – Ein Beitrag zur Untersuchung des Hintergrunds der Entstehung des rotierenden Gödel-Universums†
In 1949, Godel published a paper on a new type of relativistic world models, namely the rotating Godel universes. One remarkable feature of such models is the existence of closed time-like curvesExpand
Verzeitlichungs‐ und Historisierungstendenzen in der frühen Geologie und Paläontologie
Steno described in 1669 geological sections which were interpreted as the result of a series of earlier events. Steno used actuogeological methods. This was the first step towards temporalizingExpand
Innovationsschübe durch Außenseiter: Das Beispiel des Amateur‐Astronomen William Herschel
Innovatory advances by outsiders: The example of the amateur astronomer William Herschel. — Every scientific experience and perception has been gained from within a particular historical situationExpand
Die Kosmogonie Anton von Zachs
In his “Cosmogenische Betrachtungen” (1804), Anton von Zach rediscovered — probably independently — some aspects of the theories of Kant and Laplace. More originally, he envisaged also theExpand
A Complete Bibliography of Publications in Berichte zur Wissenschaftsgeschichte (Reports on the History of Science)
[1140, 267, 446, 1024, 666, 348, 618, 217, 1038, 1152, 873, 81, 159, 198, 1075, 1142, 1189, 1196, 1036, 775, 835, 1145, 1178, 915, 1060, 1194, 1193, 885, 1192, 454, 360, 982, 407, 558, 669, 122, 196,Expand


The Observational Basis for Kant's Cosmogony: A Critical Analysis
The cosmological ideas which flourished in the middle of the eighteenth century presented a remarkably confident description of the supposed order of the universe. Compared with the doubts andExpand
XIV. Astronomical observations relating to the sidereal part of the heavens, and its connection with the nebulous part; arranged for the purpose of a critical examination
  • W. Herschel
  • Philosophy
  • Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London
  • 1814
In my paper of observations of the nebulous part of the heavens, I have endeavoured to shew the probability of a very gradual conversion of the nebulous matter into the sidereal appearance TheExpand
The Great Chain of Being after Forty Years: An Appraisal
  • W. Bynum
  • History, Medicine
  • History of science; an annual review of literature, research and teaching
  • 1975
The Vortex Theory of Planetary Motions