Concluding Remarks

  • Peter MittelstaedtEmail author
Part of the Fundamental Theories of Physics book series (FTPH, volume 169)


In the beginning of the present treatise we discussed the observation, that many scientists consider Newton’s classical physics as understandable and intuitive, whereas Modern Physics of the 20th century is estimated as difficult to grasp and unintuitive. This assessment is shared by many physicists and presumably by the majority of philosophers of science. Here, we did not investigate the question, why physicists as well as philosophers accept these statements as true, - simply since we consider both theses as erroneous.


Classical Mechanic Special Relativity Modern Physic Classical Physic Classical Mechanics 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Inst. Theoretische PhysikUniversität KölnKölnGermany

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