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The physical basis of the direction of time

Author: H D Zeh
Publisher: Berlin ; New York : Springer, ©2007.
Series: Frontiers collection.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 5th edView all editions and formats
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This thoroughly revised 5th edition of Zeh's classic text investigates irreversible phenomena and their foundation in classical, quantum and cosmological settings.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Livres numériques
Additional Physical Format: Version imprimée :
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: H D Zeh
ISBN: 9783540680017 3540680012 9783540680000 3540680004
OCLC Number: 652771638
Notes: Titre de l'écran-titre (visionné le Jan. 24, 2008).
Description: 1 online resource (1 texte électronique)
Contents: The Physical Concept of Time.- The Time Arrow of Radiation.- The Thermodynamical Arrow of Time.- The Quantum Mechanical Arrow of Time.- The Time Arrow of Spacetime Geometry.- The Time Arrow in Quantum Cosmology.- Epilog.
Series Title: Frontiers collection.
Responsibility: H. Dieter Zeh.
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From the reviews of the fifth edition:"Why does one never see a broken cup on the floor, jump back on the table? A question that many will have heard during lectures on statistical physics ... . Read more...

 
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