By Herbert B. Callen
The single textual content to hide either thermodynamic and statistical mechanics--allowing scholars to totally grasp thermodynamics on the macroscopic point. offers crucial principles on severe phenomena built during the last decade in easy, qualitative phrases. This new version keeps the straightforward constitution of the 1st and places new emphasis on pedagogical issues. Thermostatistics is integrated into the textual content with no eclipsing macroscopic thermodynamics, and is built-in into the conceptual framework of actual idea.