The Resource Imagery in scientific thought : creating twentieth century physics, Arthur I. Miller

Imagery in scientific thought : creating twentieth century physics, Arthur I. Miller

Label
Imagery in scientific thought : creating twentieth century physics
Title
Imagery in scientific thought
Title remainder
creating twentieth century physics
Statement of responsibility
Arthur I. Miller
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Miller, Arthur I
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Q175
LC item number
.M628 1984
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Science
  • Creative thinking
  • Imagery (Psychology)
  • Sciences
  • Sciences
  • Pensée créatrice
  • Imagerie (Psychologie)
  • Creative thinking
  • Imagery (Psychology)
  • Science
  • Science
  • Natuurkunde
  • Creativiteit
  • Methodologie
  • Ciencia
Label
Imagery in scientific thought : creating twentieth century physics, Arthur I. Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A Pro scientia viva title."
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [315]-338
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Part One. Studies in comparative epistemologies : 1. Poincaré and Einstein -- 2. On the origins, methods and legacy of Ludwig Boltzmann's mechanics -- Part Two. On aesthetics, visualizability, and the transformation of scientific concepts : 3. The special theory of relativity : Einstein's response to the physics and philosophy of 1905 -- 4. Redefining visualizability -- Part Three. On the psychology of concept formation and creative scientific thinking : 5. Albert Einstein and Max Wertheimer : A gestalt psychologist's view of the genesis of special relativity theory -- 6. On the limits of the IMAGination -- 7. Scenarios in Gestalt psychology and genetic epistemology -- Concluding remarks and suggestions for further research
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 355 pages
Isbn
9783764331962
Lccn
83026649
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10300014
  • (OCoLC)ocm10300014
Label
Imagery in scientific thought : creating twentieth century physics, Arthur I. Miller
Publication
Note
  • "A Pro scientia viva title."
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [315]-338
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Part One. Studies in comparative epistemologies : 1. Poincaré and Einstein -- 2. On the origins, methods and legacy of Ludwig Boltzmann's mechanics -- Part Two. On aesthetics, visualizability, and the transformation of scientific concepts : 3. The special theory of relativity : Einstein's response to the physics and philosophy of 1905 -- 4. Redefining visualizability -- Part Three. On the psychology of concept formation and creative scientific thinking : 5. Albert Einstein and Max Wertheimer : A gestalt psychologist's view of the genesis of special relativity theory -- 6. On the limits of the IMAGination -- 7. Scenarios in Gestalt psychology and genetic epistemology -- Concluding remarks and suggestions for further research
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 355 pages
Isbn
9783764331962
Lccn
83026649
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10300014
  • (OCoLC)ocm10300014

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