Logo

The Far Horizons of Time: Time and Mind in the Universe

Large book cover: The Far Horizons of Time: Time and Mind in the Universe

The Far Horizons of Time: Time and Mind in the Universe
by

Publisher: De Gruyter Open Ltd
ISBN/ASIN: B01K0UHGUG
Number of pages: 112

Description:
What is Time? Assuming no prior specialized knowledge by the reader, the book raises specific, hitherto overlooked questions about how time works, such as how and why anyone can be made to be, at the very same instant, simultaneous with events that are actually days apart. It examines abiding issues in the physics of time or at its periphery which still elude a full explanation.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(multiple PDF files)

Similar books

Book cover: Tensors and RelativityTensors and Relativity
by
Contents: the special theory of relativity, vectors and tensors in special relativity, conceptual basis of general relativity, curved space time and general relativity, Einstein's field equations, Schwarzschild's solution.
(12823 views)
Book cover: The Einstein Theory of RelativityThe Einstein Theory of Relativity
by - Feedbooks
There is a constant demand for information about this much-debated topic of relativity. In order to make a popular explanation of this far-reaching theory available, the present book is published. (first published in 1920)
(11447 views)
Book cover: The Theory of General Relativity and GravitationThe Theory of General Relativity and Gravitation
by - D. Van Nostrand
The first six lectures are devoted to Special Relativity, and the remaining ones to Einstein's General Relativity and Gravitation Theory and to relativistic Electromagnetism. Due attention is given to the critically conceptual side of the subject.
(4706 views)
Book cover: The Landscape of Theoretical PhysicsThe Landscape of Theoretical Physics
by - arXiv
This a book is for those who would like to learn something about special and general relativity beyond the usual textbooks, about quantum field theory, the elegant Fock-Schwinger-Stueckelberg proper time formalism, and much more.
(9835 views)