In Gideon Manning & Anna Marie Roos (eds.), Collected Wisdom of the Early Modern Scholar: Essays in Honor of Mordechai Feingold. Springer (forthcoming)

Marius Stan
Boston College
This paper is about two things that cross paths. One is the many senses of the category ‘Newtonian,’ and their uses for exegesis. The other is the physics that Emilie du Châtelet grounded philosophically around 1740 in her book, Institutions de physique.
Keywords Newtonianism  Emilie du Chatelet  Foundations of mechanics  Early modern natural philosophy
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