Malament, David B.
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Works:  5 works in 16 publications in 1 language and 442 library holdings 

Genres:  History Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles:  Author, Editor 
Classifications:  Q124.6, 509 
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Most widely held works about
David B Malament
 Did Malament prove the nonconventionality of simultaneity in the special theory of relativity? by Sahotra Sarkar( Book )
 Reminiscences of David Malament : by David B Malament( )
Most widely held works by
David B Malament
Reading natural philosophy : essays in the history and philosophy of science and mathematics(
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6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Topics in the foundations of general relativity and Newtonian gravitation theory by
David B Malament(
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6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the publisher. In Topics in the Foundations of General Relativity and Newtonian Gravitation Theory, David B. Malament presents the basic logicalmathematical structure of general relativity and considers a number of special topics concerning the foundations of general relativity and its relation to Newtonian gravitation theory. These special topics include the geometrized formulation of Newtonian theory (also known as NewtonCartan theory), the concept of rotation in general relativity, and Godel spacetime. One of the highlights of the book is a nogo theorem that can be understood to show that there is no criterion of orbital rotation in general relativity that fully answers to our classical intuitions. Topics is intended for both students and researchers in mathematical physics and philosophy of science
6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the publisher. In Topics in the Foundations of General Relativity and Newtonian Gravitation Theory, David B. Malament presents the basic logicalmathematical structure of general relativity and considers a number of special topics concerning the foundations of general relativity and its relation to Newtonian gravitation theory. These special topics include the geometrized formulation of Newtonian theory (also known as NewtonCartan theory), the concept of rotation in general relativity, and Godel spacetime. One of the highlights of the book is a nogo theorem that can be understood to show that there is no criterion of orbital rotation in general relativity that fully answers to our classical intuitions. Topics is intended for both students and researchers in mathematical physics and philosophy of science
Does the casual structure of spacetime determine its geometry by
David B Malament(
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2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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David B. Malament USamerikanischer Philosoph
David Malament Amerikaans natuurkundige
David Malament amerikansk fysikar
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Malament, D. 1947
Malament, D. B. 1947
Malament, David
Malament, David 1947
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