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Publication Date

1975

Keywords

Gravity; Sun--Gravity

Abstract

"Non-implications" in Newton's Law of Gravitation are discussed to emphasize different approaches in two books treating the subject: Dewey Larson's Beyond Newton, and Gravitation, by Misner, Thorne and Wheeler. The author notes that the latter book ignores the possibility that gravitation may not be an interaction; while Larson accepts Newton's Law of Gravitation as a mathematically valid statement of Kepler's Laws of Planetary Motion, thus being applicable to the sun and planets even if they are not actually interacting.

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