Dr Bradley's aim is to provide a work which will introduce readers to the philosophical standpoint employed by Mach in his expositions of physics. The author shows how Mach traces out the evolution of the metrical concepts of heat and mechanics, and includes a discussion of his reformulation of Newton's dynamical principles. Mach's view that we have a semi-awareness of both time and temperature is considered: there is no `Mach Principle' in Mach's writings; the use of the term by Einstein and others has led to confusion, ...

Mach's Philosophy of Science 2013, Bloomsbury Academic, London

ISBN-13: 9781472511010

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Mach's Philosophy of Science 1971, Athlone Press, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780485111248

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