The Resource Mathematics and its applications to science and natural philosophy in the Middle Ages : essays in honor of Marshall Clagett, edited by Edward Grant, John E. Murdoch

Mathematics and its applications to science and natural philosophy in the Middle Ages : essays in honor of Marshall Clagett, edited by Edward Grant, John E. Murdoch

Label
Mathematics and its applications to science and natural philosophy in the Middle Ages : essays in honor of Marshall Clagett
Title
Mathematics and its applications to science and natural philosophy in the Middle Ages
Title remainder
essays in honor of Marshall Clagett
Statement of responsibility
edited by Edward Grant, John E. Murdoch
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Q124.97
LC item number
.M38 1987
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1916-2005
  • 1926-
  • 1927-2010
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Clagett, Marshall
  • Grant, Edward
  • Murdoch, John Emery
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Clagett, Marshall
  • Clagett, Marshall
  • Clagett, Marshall
  • Clagett, Marshall
  • Science, Medieval
  • Mathematics, Medieval
  • Physics
  • Sciences médiévales
  • Mathématiques
  • Physique
  • Mathematics, Medieval
  • Physics
  • Science, Medieval
  • Wiskunde
  • Natuurwetenschappen
  • Mathématiques
  • Sciences médiévales
  • Angewandte Mathematik
  • Naturwissenschaften
  • Mathematik
  • Angewandte Mathematik
  • Mathematik
  • Naturwissenschaften
Label
Mathematics and its applications to science and natural philosophy in the Middle Ages : essays in honor of Marshall Clagett, edited by Edward Grant, John E. Murdoch
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Mathematical physics and imagination on the work of Oxford calculators: Roger Swineshead's On natural motions
  • Edith D. Sylla
  • Thomas Bradwardine: mathematics and continuity in the fourteenth century
  • John E. Murdoch
  • pt. 2.
  • Astronomy and cosmology:
  • Plinian astronomical diagrams in the early Middle Ages
  • Bruce Eastwood
  • Coordinates and categories: the graphical representation of functions in medieval astronomy
  • J.D. North
  • Pure mathematics:
  • Eccentrics and epicycles in medieval cosmology
  • Edward Grant
  • pt. 3.
  • Optics:
  • Psychology versus mathematics: Ptolemy and Alhazen on the moon illusion
  • A.I. Sabra
  • Roger Bacon and the origins of perspectiva in the West
  • David C. Lindberg
  • Mathematics and experiment in Witelo's Perspectiva
  • Sabetai Unguru
  • The medieval tradition of Archimedes' Sphere and cylinder
  • pt. 4.
  • Medicine:
  • The two faces of a medical career: Jordanus de Turre of Montpellier
  • Michael R. McVaugh
  • Wilbur Knorr
  • Applied mathematics:
  • Colonizing the world for mathematics: the diversity of medieval strategies
  • A. George Molland
  • pt. 1.
  • Natural philosophy:
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 337 pages
Isbn
9780521322607
Lccn
86023273
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)14215161
  • (OCoLC)ocm14215161
Label
Mathematics and its applications to science and natural philosophy in the Middle Ages : essays in honor of Marshall Clagett, edited by Edward Grant, John E. Murdoch
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Mathematical physics and imagination on the work of Oxford calculators: Roger Swineshead's On natural motions
  • Edith D. Sylla
  • Thomas Bradwardine: mathematics and continuity in the fourteenth century
  • John E. Murdoch
  • pt. 2.
  • Astronomy and cosmology:
  • Plinian astronomical diagrams in the early Middle Ages
  • Bruce Eastwood
  • Coordinates and categories: the graphical representation of functions in medieval astronomy
  • J.D. North
  • Pure mathematics:
  • Eccentrics and epicycles in medieval cosmology
  • Edward Grant
  • pt. 3.
  • Optics:
  • Psychology versus mathematics: Ptolemy and Alhazen on the moon illusion
  • A.I. Sabra
  • Roger Bacon and the origins of perspectiva in the West
  • David C. Lindberg
  • Mathematics and experiment in Witelo's Perspectiva
  • Sabetai Unguru
  • The medieval tradition of Archimedes' Sphere and cylinder
  • pt. 4.
  • Medicine:
  • The two faces of a medical career: Jordanus de Turre of Montpellier
  • Michael R. McVaugh
  • Wilbur Knorr
  • Applied mathematics:
  • Colonizing the world for mathematics: the diversity of medieval strategies
  • A. George Molland
  • pt. 1.
  • Natural philosophy:
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 337 pages
Isbn
9780521322607
Lccn
86023273
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)14215161
  • (OCoLC)ocm14215161

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