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Features
Concise development, from first principles, of necessary tools
Complete derivation, giving every step in the argument, from molecular model to final stressstraintemperature constitutive equations
Axiomatic treatment of thermodynamics
Problems, with complete solutions
Use of body tensors and space tensors
Treatment valid for finite and infinitesimal strains
Based on half of a 3credit graduate lecture course given at the University of WisconsinMadison
Logical structure: undefined elements, definitions, axioms, deductions
Comparison of theory with experiment
