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Introducing Time: A Graphic Guide (Introducing)

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Introducing Time traces the history of time from Augustine's suggestion that there is no time, to the flowing time of Newton, the conventional time of Poincarand#233;, the static time of Einstein, and then back, full circle, to the idea that there is no time in quantum gravity.

Synopsis:

Unique graphic introductions to big ideas and thinkers, written by experts in the field.

About the Author

Craig Callander teaches philosophy at the University of California, San Diego.

Ralph Edney is a well-established graphic artist whose other introducing titles include Relativity.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781848311206
Subtitle:
A Graphic Guide
Author:
Callender, Craig
Illustrator:
Edney, Ralph
Author:
Edney, Ralph
Publisher:
Icon Books
Subject:
Time
Subject:
Science Reference-General
Subject:
Science General-Reference
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Introducing
Publication Date:
20100901
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
BandW illustrations throughout
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
6.63 x 4.63 in 5.5 oz

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