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Entre Maecanique et Architecture

Entre Maecanique et Architecture (Hardback)

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Entre Meeanique et Arehiteeture: e'est-a-dire, entre les proeedes teehniques qui, depuis des temps immemoriaux eonforment l'art et la scienee de la eonstruetion au developpement de la scienee physique et mathematique la plus generale et, peut-etre, la plus abstraite, subalternata tanturn geometriae et philosophiae naturalis, eomme le disait Tartaglia, bien que liee aux faits les plus farniliers: la statique et la meeanique des mareriaux et des struetures. Le theme qui nous eoneeme est done la relation entre la technique et la scienee dans son exemple le plus important, je crois, du point de vue historiographique mais aussi epistemologique: a savoir, la relation entre le savoir faire, qui se eonforme a la norme, en respeetant une determination et une eongruenee parfaites avee son objectif, et la theorie, qui eonfirme la norme et temoigne la neeessite de la determiner eongrfiment avec les lois de la nature.

Avee une extreme perspieaeite, quelque peu offusquee par une frivolite erudite, l' Abbe Franeeseo Maria Franeesehinis, mathematieien et adepte de la philosophie des lurnieres, se peneha sur la question dans un bref traite qu'il publia a Padoue en 1808 sous 1 le titre Des Mathematiques appliquees , soutenant la nouvelle tendanee didaetique introduite a l'Universite de Padoue par l'ephemere Regne d'Italie. Simulant un eonflit entre plusieurs auteurs, Franeesehinis exposait une premiere these dans un Discours inaugural qu'il reeita peut-etre reellement en 1807, lorsqu'il devint titulaire de la Chaire de Mathematiques appliquees.

Architecture & DesignArchitectureArt, Fashion & PhotographyArt monographs, history & theoryHistory of art / art & design stylesPhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesCultural StudiesHistory of ideasScience & MathematicsMathematicsHistory of mathematicsScience & MathematicsMathematicsMathematical foundationsNumber systemsScience & MathematicsMathematicsPhilosophy of mathematicsScience & MathematicsScience: general issuesTechnicalCivil engineering, surveying & buildingBuilding construction & materialsConservation of buildings & building materialsTechnicalCivil engineering, surveying & buildingBuilding construction & materialsSecurity & fire alarm systemsTechnicalCivil engineering, surveying & buildingBuilding skills & tradesTechnicalCivil engineering, surveying & buildingHighway & traffic engineeringTechnicalCivil engineering, surveying & buildingHydraulic engineeringHarbours & portsTechnicalCivil engineering, surveying & buildingHydraulic engineeringLand reclamation & drainageTechnicalCivil engineering, surveying & buildingStructural engineeringBridgesTechnicalCivil engineering, surveying & buildingStructural engineeringSoil & rock mechanicsTechnicalCivil engineering, surveying & buildingStructural engineeringSurveyingTechnicalEngineering & General TechnologyHistory of engineering & technologyTechnicalMechanical engineering & materialsMechanical engineering Publisher: Birkhauser Verlag AG Publication Date: 01/11/1994 ISBN-13: 9783764351281  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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