Thomas Reid on mathematics and natural philosophy /

Thomas Reid was an intellectual polymath interested in all aspects of Enlightenment thought. Paul Wood reconstructs Reid's career as a mathematician and natural philosopher and shows how he grappled with Sir Isaac Newton's scientific legacy.

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Reid, Thomas, 1710-1796 (Author)
Other Authors: Wood, Paul, 1952- (Editor)
Format: eBook
Language:No linguistic content
Published: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, 2017.
Series:Edinburgh edition of Thomas Reid.
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Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Euclidean Geometry
  • 'An Essay on Quantity'
  • Astronomy
  • Optics
  • Electricity
  • Chemistry.