Journals Higher Education



Published: 20 March 2020

368 Pages | 15

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199914104

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A History

Edited by Andrew Janiak

Oxford Philosophical Concepts

  • Chronicles the history of conceptions of space from early antiquity up to the 20th century
  • Describes in great depth the many interactions among philosophy, science, and mathematics that are relevant for understanding the evolution of the concept of space
  • Explores the discoveries about space by such luminaries as Euclid, Plato, Ibn al-Haytham, Nicole Oresme, Kepler, Newton, and Kant among numerous others
  • Part of the Oxford Philosophical Concepts series - The History of Philosophy's Most Important Ideas

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