Friction

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A wheel turns because of its encounter with the surface of the road; spinning in the air it goes nowhere. Rubbing two sticks together produces heat and light; one stick alone is just a stick. In both cases, it is friction that produces movement, action, effect. Challenging the widespread view that g

Author Anna Lowenhaupt Tsing
Pages 344
Publisher Princeton University Press
Published Date 2011-10-23
ISBN 9781400830596 1400830591
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