The Natural Philosophy of James Clerk Maxwellby P. M. Harman
Pub. Date: 04/28/1998
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
This book examines James Clerk Maxwell, creator of the electromagnetic theory of light and kinetic theory of gases. See more details below
This book examines James Clerk Maxwell, creator of the electromagnetic theory of light and kinetic theory of gases.
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Table of Contents
Preface; 1. Introduction: Maxwell and the history of physics; 2. Formative influences; 3. Edinburgh physics and Cambridge mathematics; 4. Physical and geometrical analogy; 5. Models and mechanisms; 6. Dynamical and statistical explanation; 7. Geometry and physics; 8. Physical reality: ether and matter; 9. Physics and metaphysics.
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