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An Enquiry Concerning the Principles of Natural Knowledge
Alfred North Whitehead
Limited preview - 2007
a-point a-space abstractive element active conditioning analogous apparent characters associated assumption axis system body called causal characters CHAPTER characters of events co-momental cogredience common complete concept conditioning events congruence consentient set correlation covered deduced defined definite duration electromagnetic electromagnetic mass electron entities essential ether evidently existence experience expressed extensive quantity family of parallel formative condition fundamental instant instantaneous space intersect kinematic relation knowledge laws of motion Lorentzian formulae material object matrix Maxwell's equations molecules moments namely nature Newton's equations Newton's laws Newtonian group null-tracks OaXa observed occupied particles perceived perception perceptual object percipient event phenomena physical object point-track properties punct quantity recognition rect reference relation of extension relative motion rhythm route scientific objects sense sense-figure sense-objects simple group simultaneity situation spatial specious present station straight lines temporal theory of relativity time-less space time-order time-system tion ultimate fact vector volume Xapp