Nicholas SCHEGLOV Prokofievich( The physicist, a supporter of science materialism.)
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Biography Nicholas SCHEGLOV Prokofievich
1793 - 1831
Information Full Professor of Physics, St. Petersburg Zap / from 1822 /
. Characteristic views Shcheglov condemned 'verbiage scholastic philosophy' and rejected all later attempts to 'metaphysicians' to interpret the essence of the laws and forces of nature 'on the basis of boundless imagination', and contrasted the scholastics and metaphysicians of the great opponents of scholasticism, . supporters of freedom of thought, . experimental science - Copernicus, . Bruno, . Campanella, . Bacon, . Newton and others,
. (Kamensky Z.A. Philosophical ideas of Russian enlightenment. M., 1971. S. 240)
Teaching 'true physicist should not keep any of the atomic or dynamical systems, as pure intelligence capabilities, positive' experience is not approved '(Shcheglov H. Foundations of General Physics. SPb., 1824. S. 6)
Major works 1 / Foundations of General Physics. SPb., 1824, 2 / Northern Bee, 1831, N.151.
Works 1 / Foundations of General Physics. SPb., 1824, 2 / Northern Bee, 1831, N.151.