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作者 Shank, John Bennett, author
書名 Before Voltaire : the French origins of "Newtonian" mechanics, 1680-1715 / J.B. Shank
出版項 Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2018
國際標準書號 9780226509297 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780226509327 (e-book)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 人社中心  QA802 S43 2018    新書展示中    30560400660731
說明 ix, 444 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
附註 Includes bibliographical references and index
Introduction: translating Newton -- The institutional sources of analytical mechanics: mathematics at the Académie royale des sciences in the late seventeenth century -- Academic mathematics in France before 1699: the initial founding of the Academy and its legacies -- Academic mathematics in France before 1699: the administrative turn at the Académie royale des sciences -- Beyond the continental translation of "Newtonian mechanics": the intellectual roots of analytical mechanics -- The Newtonian sources of analytical mechanics -- The new infinitesimal calculus and the Leibnizian origins of analytical mechanics -- The Malebranchian moment in France and the cultural origins of analytical mechanics -- Making analytical mechanics in the new Académie royale des sciences, 1692-1715 -- The beginnings of analytical mechanics, 1692-98 -- Analytical mechanics within the new public academy: first steps, 1698-1700 -- Analytical mechanics goes public: "la querelle des infiniment petits" -- Managing toward consensus: Bignon, Fontenelle, and the creation of the pax -- Analytica in France -- Coda: Newton and mathematical physics in France in the twilight of the Sun King
主題 Mechanics -- France -- History -- 17th century
Mechanics -- France -- History -- 18th century
Mechanics, Analytic -- History -- 17th century
Mechanics, Analytic -- History -- 18th century
Newton, Isaac, 1642-1727 -- Influence
Newton, Isaac, 1642-1727. Principia
Académie royale des sciences (France)
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