Alembert , Jean Le Rond d'


Alembert , Jean Le Rond d'

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  • Alembert, Jean Le Rond d' — born , Nov. 17, 1717, Paris, France died Oct. 29, 1783, Paris French mathematician, scientist, philosopher, and writer. In 1743 he published a treatise on dynamics containing d Alembert s principle, relating to Isaac Newton s laws of motion. He… …   Universalium

  • Alembert, Jean Le Rond d' — (1717 1783)    philosopher, writer, physicist, and mathematician    A major figure of the Enlightenment, jean Le Rond d Alembert was born in paris, the natural son of the writer claudine guerin de tencin. With diderot,he was one of the authors of …   France. A reference guide from Renaissance to the Present

  • Alembert,Jean Le Rond d' — A·lem·bert (ăl əm bârʹ, ä läɴ bĕrʹ), Jean Le Rond d . 1717 1783. French mathematician and philosopher who wrote the influential Treatise of Dynamics (1743). He also contributed to Diderot s Encyclopédie. * * * …   Universalium

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  • D'Alembert , Jean Le Rond — (1717–1783) French mathematician, encyclopedist, and philosopher D Alembert was the illegitimate son of a Parisian society hostess, Mme de Tenzin, and was abandoned on the steps of a Paris church, from which he was named. He was brought up by a… …   Scientists

  • D’Alembert, Jean le Rond — (1717–1783) French mathematician and philosopher. Although he achieved his distinction as a mathematician, in philosophy D’Alembert is remembered as one of the greatest figures of the French Enlightenment . Together with Diderot he was the moving …   Philosophy dictionary

  • d’Alembert, Jean Le Rond —  (1717–1783) French mathematician …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • ALEMBERT (J. Le Rond d’) — L’un des mathématiciens et physiciens les plus importants du XVIIIe siècle, d’Alembert fut aussi un philosophe marquant des Lumières. Dans les sciences aussi bien qu’en philosophie, il incorpora la tradition du rationalisme cartésien aux… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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