The Theoretical Practices of Physics: Philosophical Essays by R. I. G. Hughes

Greek Roman Philosophy

By R. I. G. Hughes

R.I.G. Hughes offers a sequence of 8 philosophical essays at the theoretical practices of physics. the 1st essays study those practices as they seem in physicists' treatises (e.g. Newton's Principia and Opticks) and magazine articles (by Einstein, Bohm and Pines, Aharonov and Bohm). through treating those guides as texts, Hughes casts the thinker of technology within the function of critic. This premise publications the next six essays which deal with
various matters of philosophy and physics resembling legislation, disunities, types and illustration, laptop simulation, clarification, and the discourse of physics.

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