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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Relativity (Physics),
  • Special relativity (Physics),
  • Absolute simultaneity,
  • Space and time,
  • Bell"s theorem,
  • Lorentz transformations

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index

Statementedited by William Lane Craig and Quentin Smith
ContributionsCraig, William Lane, Smith, Quentin, 1952-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQC173.585 .E35 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 302 p. :
Number of Pages302
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17256023M
ISBN 100415701740, 0203700058
ISBN 109780415701747, 9780203700051
LC Control Number2006015456

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  Einstein, Relativity and Absolute Simultaneity - Ebook written by William Lane Craig, Quentin Smith. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Einstein, Relativity and Absolute Simultaneity.5/5(2). In his book, Relativity, Einstein introduces the concept as follows: p 37 - The same authors describe as “strange” and “difficult to understand” the issues involving the relativity of simultaneity (p of their book). Other documents which are recommended reading before reading the book: Relativity in Absolute Terms. Book Description. Einstein, Relativity and Absolute Simultaneity is an anthology of original essays by an international team of leading philosophers and physicists who have come together to reassess the contemporary paradigm of the relativistic concept of time. A great deal has changed since when Einstein proposed his Special Theory of Relativity, and this book offers a . Simultaneity is not absolute. We might have guessed (incorrectly) that if light is emitted simultaneously, then two observers halfway between the sources would see the flashes simultaneously. But careful analysis shows this cannot be the case if the speed of light is the same in all inertial frames.