Bangs, crunches, whimpers, and shrieks : singularities and acausality in relativistic spacetimes / John Earman.

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  • New York : Oxford University Press 1995
Physical description
257 pages.
ISBN
  • 019509591X
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Reproduction available: Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
  • Reproduction available: Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2009. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.
Contents
  • 1. Introducing Spacetime Singularities and Acausalities -- 2. Defining, Characterizing, and Proving the Existence of Spacetime Singularities -- 3. Cosmic Censorship -- 4. Supertasks -- 5. The Big Bang and the Horizon Problem -- 6. Time Travel -- 7. Eternal Recurrence, Cyclic Time, and All That -- 8. Afterword.
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  • Bibliography
  • Electronic books.
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Language
  • English

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Bangs, crunches, whimpers, and shrieks : singularities and acausalities in relativistic spacetimes / John Earman.

Author
Published
  • New York, New York ; Oxford, [England] : Oxford University Press 1995
Physical description
1 online resource (270 pages) : illustrations
ISBN
  • 9780195095913
  • 9780195344646
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Description based on print version record.
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Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Electronic books.
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English

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