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Evolution of the concept of motion
Author(s): Stanislaw L. Bazanski
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Paper Abstract

A review of the evolution of the concept of motion over the centuries, starting from the Aristotelian 'prime' philosophy, through modern times is given. The emphasis, however, is placed on the Copernican revolution, Newtonian mechanics/dynamics, Mach and Lange's ideas.

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Date Published: 13 February 1996
PDF: 6 pages
Proc. SPIE 2729, Optical Velocimetry, (13 February 1996); doi: 10.1117/12.232992
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Stanislaw L. Bazanski, Warsaw Univ. (Poland)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2729:
Optical Velocimetry
Maksymilian Pluta; Jan Karol Jabczynski; Mariusz Szyjer, Editor(s)

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