Mathematical Physics in Eighteenth-Century France

@article{Greenberg1986MathematicalPI,
  title={Mathematical Physics in Eighteenth-Century France},
  author={John L. Greenberg},
  journal={Isis},
  year={1986},
  volume={77},
  pages={59 - 78}
}
13 Citations
The Art of Making Rain and Fair Weather: The Life and World System of Louis-Bertrand Castel, SJ (1688-1757)
...............................................................................................ii Acknowledgements..................................................................................iv
Mathematical Physics in the Style of Gabriel Lamé and the Treatise of Emile Mathieu
The Treatise of Mathematical Physics of Emile Mathieu, published from 1873 to 1890, provided an exposition of the specific French “Mathematical Physics” inherited from Lame, himself an heir of
EQUILIBRIUM AND EXPLANATION IN 18TH CENTURY MECHANICS
The received view of the Scientific Revolution is that it was completed withthe publication of Isaac Newton's (1642-1727) {em Philosophiae NaturalisPrincipia Mathematica} in 1687. Work on mechanics
Emilie du Châtelet’s Institutions de physique as a document in the history of French Newtonianism
Hutton, S. (2004). Emilie du Châtelet's Institutions de physique as a document in the history of French Newtonianism. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A. 35 (3), 515-531. RAE2008
L'universalité de la science,une notion philosophique à l'épreuve de l'histoire.
L'idee de l'“universalite de la science” est l'objet, dans les debats actuels, des positions les plus opposees selon que l'on se situe du point de vue d'une “science ideale” ou de celui d'une
Vibrating Strings and Eighteenth-Century Mechanics
In the late 1740s an acrimonious dispute broke out between Jean le Rond d’Alembert and Leonhard Euler over the solution of the two-dimensional wave equation. The issues were the nature of legitimate
Universality of Science : Historical Validation of a Philosophical Idea
The question of the universality of science is considered, in contemporary debates, under the most varied and opposed positions depending whether one is sharing the point of view of an "ideal
A ideia da universalidade da ciencia e sua critica filosofica e historica
A ideia da “universalidade da ciencia" e objeto, nos debates atuais, de posicoes muito opostas, que dependem de o ponto de vista ser o de uma “ciencia ideal" ou aquele da “producao social das
...
1
2
...