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Entropy Demystified

The Second Law Reduced to Plain Common Sense

by Arieh Ben-Naim

  • 107 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by World Scientific Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Thermodynamics,
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Chemistry - General,
  • Physics,
  • Science / Chemistry,
  • Entropy,
  • Second law of thermodynamics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13169834M
    ISBN 109812700552
    ISBN 109789812700551

    The author’s first goal in this book is to provide those who are interested in social studies, but not familiar with physics, with a comprehensible expla-nation of the concept of entropy. The value of the knowl-edge of entropy for the social scientist is at least two-fold: 1. Entropy is . Entropy Demystified: The Second Law Reduced to Plain Common Sense with Seven Simulated Games, Expanded Edition (Arieh Ben-Naim) Article (PDF Available) in Journal of chemical education 86(9.

    Demystified Series Accounting Demystified Advanced Calculus Demystified Where such designations appear in this book, they have been printed with initial caps. Entropy The Inequality of Clausius Entropy Change for an Irreversible Process The Second Law Applied to a Control Volume File Size: 2MB. Ben-Naim chose the second one and thus not only managed to demystify entropy, but also demystified statistical physics: From my point of view, you just need a high school degree in order to be able to comprehend his book. Or you even may be lucky to have a teacher, who uses this /5(5).

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The book has a two-pronged message: first, that the second law is not infinitely incomprehensible as commonly stated in most textbooks on thermodynamics, but can, in fact, be comprehended through sheer common sense; and second, that entropy is not a mysterious quantity that has resisted understanding but a simple, familiar and easily.

Discover Entropy and the Second Law of Thermodynamics: A Playful Way of Discovering a Law of Nature This is a sequel to the author's book entitled "Entropy Demystified" (Published by World Scientific, ). The aim is essentially the same as that.Get this from a library!

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