The Carnot Cycle and Reversible Changes

  • Paul Needham
Part of the Boston Studies in the Philosophy of Science book series (BSPS, volume 277)


We first recall the notion of virtual change with a view to making it more precise than was done in the course of the first Part.


Heat Release Inertial Force External Action Reversible Change Reversible Transformation 
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© Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Dept. PhilosophyUniversity of StockholmStockholmSweden

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