Einstein and the nature of thought experiments

Ireson, G.P. ORCID: 0000-0003-3471-2623, 2005. Einstein and the nature of thought experiments. School Science Review, 86 (317), pp. 47-53.

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Abstract

This article addresses the nature of thought experiments, from ancient times to their use by Einstein for work on relativity. By taking this route, via the work of Galileo, it is hoped that the article will be both more readable and usable by teachers across a wide range of science disciplines.

Item Type: Journal article
Publication Title: School Science Review
Creators: Ireson, G.P.
Publisher: Association for Science Education (ASE)
Date: 2005
Volume: 86
Number: 317
Divisions: Schools > School of Education
Depositing User: EPrints Services
Date Added: 09 Oct 2015 10:25
Last Modified: 09 Jun 2017 13:29
URI: http://irep.ntu.ac.uk/id/eprint/12660

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