by D.C. Cassidy, G. Holton, J. Rutherford
Publisher: Springer 2002
Number of pages: 880
Understanding Physics provides a thorough grounding in contemporary physics while placing physics into its social and historical context ... develops facility in critical thinking, reasoned argumentation, evaluation of evidence, mathematical modelling, and ethical values.
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by Christoph Schiller - motionmountain.net
The physics textbook written for the curious reader. It is surprising, entertaining and challenging on every page. It covers fascinating parts of mechanics, thermodynamics, relativity, electrodynamics, quantum theory and unification theories.
This textbook is designed for use with first- and second-year college level physics for engineers and scientists. While the content is not mathematically complicated or very advanced, the students are expected to be familiar with calculus.
by Benjamin Crowell
This is a textbook intended for a one-year introductory course. Algebra and trig are used, and there are optional calculus-based sections. Topics covered: Newtonian physics, conservation laws, vibrations and waves, electricity and magnetism, optics.
by Paul Fendley - The University of Virginia
Topics: Kinematics, Forces, Newton's Laws, Weight, Tension, Friction, Rotational Motion, Conservation of Energy, Work, Momentum, Center of Mass, Rotational Kinematics, Torque, Rotational Dynamics, Stress and Strain, Simple Harmonic Motion, Fluids ...