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  1. A Close Examination of the Pseudo-Aristotelian Mechanical Problems: The Homology Between Mechanics and Poetry as Technē.Michael A. Coxhead - 2012 - Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A 43 (2):300-306.
    The pseudo-Aristotelian Mechanical Problems is the earliest known ancient Greek text on mechanics, principally concerned with the explanation of a variety of mechanical phenomena using a particular construal of the principle of the lever. In the introduction, the author (thought to be an early Peripatetic) quotes the tragic poet Antiphon to summarise a discussion of the techne-physis (art-nature) relationship and the status of mechanics as a techne. I argue that this citation of a poet is an Aristotelian cultural signature, intended (...)
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  • Diagrams and Machines in the Aristotelian Mechanics: Joyce van Leeuwen: The Aristotelian Mechanics: Text and Diagrams. Boston Studies in the Philosophy and History of Sciences 316. Springer: Cham, Heidelberg, New York, London, Dordrecht. 2016, Ix+253pp, $99 HB.Geoffrey Lloyd - 2016 - Metascience 25 (2):247-249.
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