Resonance

, Volume 12, Issue 8, pp 85–96 | Cite as

Remembering Newton

Reflections
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Abstract

This is the story of Isaac Newton, the scientist and the man. Life and work of Newton reveals how thought processes are determined by the cultural-philosophical bias of the times.

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© Indian Academy of Sciences 2007

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Physics DepartmentDAV CollegeKanpurIndia

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