By Henry Power

EARLY heritage OF common sense, technology AND MATH. think keeping historical past on your fingers. you can now. Digitally preserved and formerly obtainable purely via libraries as Early English Books on-line, this infrequent fabric is now on hand in unmarried print variants. hundreds of thousands of books written among 1475 and 1700 could be dropped at your step in person volumes of top quality old reproductions. The "hard sciences" constructed exponentially through the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, either depending upon centuries of culture and including to the basis of contemporary program, as is evidenced by means of this broad assortment. it is a wealthy number of functional arithmetic as utilized to company, carpentry and geography in addition to explorations of mathematical tools and mathematics; common sense and logicians corresponding to Aristotle and Socrates; and a couple of clinical disciplines from normal heritage to physics.

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Experimental philosophy, in 3 books containing new experiments microscopical, mercurial, magnetical : with a few deductions, and possible hypotheses, raised from them, in avouchment and representation of the now recognized atomical hypothesis
Power, Henry, 1623-1668.
Books [2]-3 have specified t.p., dated 1663.
"Subterraneous experiments, or, Observations approximately cole-mines" has half-title.
Errata: p. [2] at end.
Marginal notes.
[24], 191, [2] p. [1] folded leaf of plates :
London : published by way of T. Roycroft, for John Martin and James Allestry ..., 1664.
Wing / P3099
English
Reproduction of the unique within the college of Michigan Libraries

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By Peter D. Klein

ISBN-10: 0816609950

ISBN-13: 9780816609956

ISBN-10: 0816663300

ISBN-13: 9780816663309

Certainty was first released in 1981. Minnesota Archive variations makes use of electronic expertise to make long-unavailable books once more obtainable, and are released unaltered from the unique college of Minnesota Press editions.

Philosophers have commonly used options to refute the sceptical that empirical wisdom isn't attainable simply because our ideals can't be accurately justified. One procedure rejects the sceptics' place since it conflicts with the supposedly visible declare that we do have wisdom. the opposite defends an research of data constrained to a vulnerable set of worthwhile and enough stipulations of information or constrained to a suite of stipulations in particular designed to be proof against sceptical attack.

In Certainty: A Refutation of Scepticism, Peter D. Klein makes use of a 3rd technique. He argues that scepticism could be refuted no matter if it truly is granted to the sceptics that wisdom includes absolute walk in the park. The argument for his thesis has elements. He identifies a number of the forms of scepticism and indicates that the arguments for them depend on epistemic rules which, while tested rigorously, are not able to aid the sceptical conclusions. Klein then argues — opposite to the perspectives of such a lot nonsceptics—that wisdom includes simple task and that a few empirical ideals are totally yes. during his argument Klein develops and defends an account of justification, wisdom, and sure bet. the result's a conception of information dependent upon a version of justification designed to be applicable to sceptics, nonsceptics, foundationalists, and coherentists.

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By Alain Badiou, Gilles Haéri

ISBN-10: 2081352451

ISBN-13: 9782081352452

Pourquoi entreprendre un éloge des mathématiques lorsque l'on soutient, comme Alain Badiou, que toute philosophie est avant tout une métaphysique du bonheur, ou bien qu'elle ne vaut pas une heure de peine ? Quel lien peut bien exister entre mathématiques et bonheur ?
C'est précisément l'enjeu de ce discussion, qui se présente comme une advent très obtainable à ce que sont les mathématiques, et discover l'influence décisive qu'elles ont toujours exercée sur les plus grands philosophes.
Loin d'être l'exercice ingrat et useless qu'on think, les mathématiques et l. a. logique sont d'irremplaçables publications pour se défaire des reviews dominantes et rendre attainable un accès aux vérités, ou à quelque expérience humaine dont l. a. valeur soit absolue.

Voilà pourquoi les mathématiques pourraient bien être le chemin le plus court docket pour l. a. vraie vie, laquelle, quand elle existe, se signale par un incomparable bonheur.

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By Diamond P.H., Itoh S.-I., Itoh K.

ISBN-10: 052186920X

ISBN-13: 9780521869201

This three-volume sequence offers the information, types and methods necessary to figuring out plasma dynamics and self-organization for researchers and graduate scholars in plasma physics, managed fusion and comparable fields similar to plasma astrophysics. quantity I develops the actual kinetics of plasma turbulence via a spotlight on quasi-particle versions and dynamics. It discusses the basic physics suggestions and theoretical tools for describing vulnerable and robust fluid and part area turbulence in plasma platforms faraway from equilibrium. The publication connects the typically 'plasma' subject of vulnerable or wave turbulence concept to extra customary fluid turbulence conception, and extends either to the world of collisionless part house turbulence. this provides readers a deeper realizing of those comparable fields, and builds a starting place for destiny functions to multi-scale tactics of self-organization in tokamaks and different limited plasmas. This ebook emphasizes the conceptual foundations and actual instinct underpinnings of plasma turbulence thought.

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By Dale S. Rogers, Ronald S. Tibben-Lembke

ISBN-10: 0967461901

ISBN-13: 9780967461908

The aim of this booklet is twofold: to offer an outline and advent to opposite logistics, and to supply insights on the best way to deal with opposite logistics good. opposite logistics is a brand new and rising quarter, and as such, just a constrained quantity of data has been released so far. while attainable, we have now attempted to provide extra assets of data for the reader. although, in a few chapters, akin to bankruptcy three on Secondary Markets, no written info exists. whilst documentation was once unavailable, info used to be won via interviews, a lot of which have been performed at the of anonymity.

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By George. Sarton

The various earliest books, relatively these relationship again to the 1900s and earlier than, at the moment are tremendous scarce and more and more dear. we're republishing those vintage works in cheap, prime quality, glossy variations, utilizing the unique textual content and art.

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