Journal Almagest , vol. 13/2

ALMAGEST, International journal for the History of Scientific Ideas, 2022

  • Size:160 x 240 mm
  • Language(s):English
  • Publication Year:2023


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    TABLE OF CONTENTS

    Introduction

    Alexander Jones, Precision of time Observation in Greco-Roman Astrology and Astronomy

    Meropi Morfouli, La précision dans la mesure du temps et la Nouvelle Philosophie Étude de cas (Alexandre Koyré & Richard Westfall)

    Niccolò Guicciardini, Newtonian Absolute Time vs Fluxional Time

    Jean-Pierre Provost, Three Historical Issues Dealing with Time and inertia in Relation to Present Physics

    Christian Bracco, Jean-Pierre Provost, First-order Relativity: From Fresnel’s 1818 “drag” coefficient to Lorentz’s 1895 “local time” followed by Poincaré’s 1900 interpretation, and finally up to Einstein’s 1911-1912 spatially flat metric

    Claus Beisbart, Can Cosmologists Really Measure the Age of the Universe?

    Marc Lachièze-Rey, Time Measurements without Time