Book 2014

History and Evolution of Concepts in Physics

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ISBN: 978-3-319-04291-6 (Print) 978-3-319-04292-3 (Online)

Table of contents (7 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

  2. From Ancient Greece to the Renaissance

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Chapter

      Pages 3-10

      Physical Sciences and Physics

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      Chapter

      Pages 11-20

      The Ideas of Greeks About Nature

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      Chapter

      Pages 21-26

      From Classical Era to the Renaissance

  3. From the Renaissance to the Present Era

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 27-27

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      Chapter

      Pages 29-103

      The Major Branches of Physics

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      Chapter

      Pages 105-119

      Physics of the 20th Century

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      Chapter

      Pages 121-124

      Lessons From Three Centuries of Physics

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      Chapter

      Pages 125-136

      Organization of Teaching and Research

  4. Back Matter

    Pages 137-138