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World in Modern science

Leopold Infeld

World in Modern science

matter and quanta.

by Leopold Infeld

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Published by Gollanz .
Written in English


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Science will always look for explanations for what goes on in the natural world and test those explanations against evidence from the natural world — but exactly how this gets done may evolve.

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OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description: xii, pages ; 20 cm: Contents: The origins of modern scienceMathematics as an element in the history of thoughtThe century of geniusThe eighteenth centuryThe romantic reactionThe nineteenth centuryRelativityThe quantum theoryScience and philosophyAbstractionGodReligion and scienceRequisites for.

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Physical Science in the Modern World surveys the whole range of the non-biological sciences. This book explores the significant ideas and concepts in chemistry, physics, astronomy, geology, and meteorology with emphasis on how these sciences bear strongly upon.

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In it he dramatically described what had long engaged his meditation; namely, the rise, triumph, and impact of “scientific materialism”—i.e., the view that nature consists of nothing else but matter in motion.