On the co-creation of classical and modern physics.

@article{Staley2005OnTC,
  title={On the co-creation of classical and modern physics.},
  author={Richard Staley},
  journal={Isis; an international review devoted to the history of science and its cultural influences},
  year={2005},
  volume={96 4},
  pages={530-58}
}
  • Richard Staley
  • Published 2005 in
    Isis; an international review devoted to the…
While the concept of "classical physics" has long framed our understanding of the environment from which modern physics emerged, it has consistently been read back into a period in which the physicists concerned initially considered their work in quite other terms. This essay explores the shifting currency of the rich cultural image of the classical/ modern… CONTINUE READING