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Beyond the dynamical universe : unifying block universe physics and time as experienced

Author: Michael Silberstein; William Mark Stuckey; Timothy McDevitt
Publisher: Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Theoretical physics and foundations of physics have not made much progress in the last few decades. Whether we are talking about unifying general relativity and quantum field theory (quantum gravity), explaining so-called dark energy and dark matter (cosmology), or the interpretation and implications of quantum mechanics and relativity, there is no consensus in sight. In addition, both enterprises are deeply puzzled  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Silberstein; William Mark Stuckey; Timothy McDevitt
ISBN: 9780198807087 0198807082
OCLC Number: 1004736118
Description: xii, 431 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Michael Silberstein, W.M. Stuckey, Timothy McDevitt (Elizabethtown College).

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A novel approach to the unresolved issues of theoretical physics and the philosophy/foundations of physics.  Read more...

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The book is an original and far-reaching attempt to bridge the gap between the physical image of time, presupposing a static view of a universe given in block, and our dynamical experience of Read more...

 
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