by Benjamin Crowell
Publisher: Lightandmatter.com 2007
Number of pages: 210
Discover Physics is a conceptual physics textbook intended for students in a nonmathematical one-semester general-education course. The new version of Discover Physics is Conceptual Physics:
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by Henry S. Carhart - Allyn and Bacon
Contents: MECHANICS (Kinematics, Dynamics, Mechanics of Fluids); SOUND (Waves, Transmission, Music); LIGHT (Nature of Light, Sensations of Color, Optical Instruments); HEAT (Transmission and Radiation, Thermodynamics); MAGNETISM AND ELECTRICITY.
by D.C. Cassidy, G. Holton, J. Rutherford - Springer
Provides a thorough grounding in contemporary physics while placing physics into its social context. A course designed for students preparing to enter fields outside of science or engineering, including students planning to teach in K-12 classrooms.
by Henry Crew - MacMillan
The fundamental principles of physics are covered: kinematics, simple harmonic motion, some general and special properties of matter, waves, sound, theory of heat, magnetism, electrostatics, electric currents, light, optical instruments.
by Roger D. Blandford, Kip S. Thorne - California Institute of Technology
An introduction to the fundamentals and applications of all the major branches of classical physics. We shall take a journey through spacetime and phase space, through statistical and continuum mechanics, and through optics and relativity.