Relativity for the Questioning Mind

ISBN-10: 0801897602

ISBN-13: 9780801897603

Edition: 2011

Authors: Daniel F. Styer

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Book details

List price: $33.00
Copyright year: 2011
Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press
Publication date: 1/31/2011
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 200
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.25" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.550
Language: English

Daniel F. Styer is the John and Marianne Schiffer Professor of Physics at Oberlin College and the author of The Strange World of Quantum Mechanics.

Invitation
Moving
The Paradox of the Mirror
Space, Time, and Motion
The Strange Behavior of Light
Uncovering Relativity
Time Dilation
The Great Race
Length Contraction
Clock Synchronization
Exploring Relativity
The Case of the Hungry Traveler
He Says, She Says
Speed Limits
Speed Addition
Rigidity, Straightness, and Strength
The Twin Paradox
The Pole in the Barn
Voyage to Spica
Free-for-All
Starting and Stopping
General Relativity
A Pair of Clocks Starts Moving
Black Holes
The Vista Open to Us
Appendixes
For the Cognoscenti
Hints
Skeleton Answers
Ready Reference
Index
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