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The genesis and evolution of time : a critique of interpretation in physics, J.T. Fraser

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The genesis and evolution of time : a critique of interpretation in physics
Title
The genesis and evolution of time
Title remainder
a critique of interpretation in physics
Statement of responsibility
J.T. Fraser
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1923-2010
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fraser, J. T.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
QB209
LC item number
.F7 1982
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Time
  • Relativity (Physics)
  • Thermodynamics
  • Life
  • Temps
  • Relativité (Physique)
  • Thermodynamique
  • Vie
  • Life
  • Relativity (Physics)
  • Thermodynamics
  • Time
  • Zeit
  • Physik
  • Relativitätstheorie
Label
The genesis and evolution of time : a critique of interpretation in physics, J.T. Fraser
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The measurement of time: Keeping time ; The search for order -- 2. The principle of temporal levels: The moving boundaries of reality ; The stable integrative levels of nature ; The canonical forms of time ; "Notwithstanding any contrary hypotheses that may be imagined" ; "By which the may either be made more accurate of liable to exceptions -- 3. Special relativity theory : kinematics and dynamics ties to atemporal motion: From absolute rest to absolute motion ; The Lorentz transformations ; Time and the minkowski diagram ; The atemporal boundaries of the special relativistic world ; Certain consequences of nowlessness ; About absent arrowheads -- 4. Quantum theory : the rules of the prototemporal world: Duality, indeterminism, and complementarity ; Probabilistic law and quantization ; Experiments and thought experiments ; Across the boundaries of the prototemporal world ; The completeness and reality of the prototemporal world -- 5. Thermodynamics : two opposing arrows of time: The thermodynamic arrow ; The concept of entropy and its many forms ; The three laws of thermodynamics ; reversibility and irreversibility ; Colsed and open cases -- 6. General relativity theory : the natural history of the eotemporal world: The two theories of relativity ; The astral geometry of Gauss ; The astral geometry of Einstein ; Cosmic time ; A glance at unified fields ; Two cosmic arrows -- 7. Biogenesis and organic evolution : the breaking of the eotemporal symmetry: From simultaneities of chance to simultaneities of need ; Complexity ; The usefulness of number ; From simultaneities of need to expectations and memories ; Distances and times ; Mesoforms and laws of nature -- 8. Unity and multiplicity in physics: The conservative tradition in the study of time in physics ; The evolutionary synthesis of the sciences
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
205 pages
Isbn
9780870233708
Lccn
82008622
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)08476007
  • (OCoLC)ocm08476007
Label
The genesis and evolution of time : a critique of interpretation in physics, J.T. Fraser
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The measurement of time: Keeping time ; The search for order -- 2. The principle of temporal levels: The moving boundaries of reality ; The stable integrative levels of nature ; The canonical forms of time ; "Notwithstanding any contrary hypotheses that may be imagined" ; "By which the may either be made more accurate of liable to exceptions -- 3. Special relativity theory : kinematics and dynamics ties to atemporal motion: From absolute rest to absolute motion ; The Lorentz transformations ; Time and the minkowski diagram ; The atemporal boundaries of the special relativistic world ; Certain consequences of nowlessness ; About absent arrowheads -- 4. Quantum theory : the rules of the prototemporal world: Duality, indeterminism, and complementarity ; Probabilistic law and quantization ; Experiments and thought experiments ; Across the boundaries of the prototemporal world ; The completeness and reality of the prototemporal world -- 5. Thermodynamics : two opposing arrows of time: The thermodynamic arrow ; The concept of entropy and its many forms ; The three laws of thermodynamics ; reversibility and irreversibility ; Colsed and open cases -- 6. General relativity theory : the natural history of the eotemporal world: The two theories of relativity ; The astral geometry of Gauss ; The astral geometry of Einstein ; Cosmic time ; A glance at unified fields ; Two cosmic arrows -- 7. Biogenesis and organic evolution : the breaking of the eotemporal symmetry: From simultaneities of chance to simultaneities of need ; Complexity ; The usefulness of number ; From simultaneities of need to expectations and memories ; Distances and times ; Mesoforms and laws of nature -- 8. Unity and multiplicity in physics: The conservative tradition in the study of time in physics ; The evolutionary synthesis of the sciences
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
205 pages
Isbn
9780870233708
Lccn
82008622
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)08476007
  • (OCoLC)ocm08476007

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