The twin paradoxes of special relativity: Their resolution and implications [Book Review]

Foundations of Physics 19 (5):541-552 (1989)
Abstract
The resolution of the Langevin paradox for an out-and-return journey gives rise to a result which appears to violate the underlying basis of special relativity. The resolution of this second paradox, due to G. Builder, leads to a physically-intelligible interpretation of Einstein's theory and reconciles it with the cosmologically-based fundamental reference frame revealed by modern astronomy
Keywords No keywords specified (fix it)
Categories (categorize this paper)
DOI 10.1007/BF00734659
Options
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Request removal from index
Revision history

Download options

Our Archive


Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy     Papers currently archived: 38,035
External links

Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
Through your library

References found in this work BETA

The Theory of Relativity.C. Møller - 1972 - Oxford, Clarendon Press.
The Logic of Special Relativity.S. J. Prokhovnik - 1967 - London: Cambridge University Press.

Add more references

Citations of this work BETA

No citations found.

Add more citations

Similar books and articles

Tachyons and Causal Paradoxes.J. B. Maund - 1979 - Foundations of Physics 9 (7-8):557-574.
Twin Paradox Without One-Way Velocity Assumptions.Martin Schön - 1998 - Foundations of Physics 28 (2):185-204.
Are Probabilism and Special Relativity Compatible?Nicholas Maxwell - 1988 - Philosophy of Science 55 (4):640-645.
On the Role of Special Relativity in General Relativity.Harvey R. Brown - 1997 - International Studies in the Philosophy of Science 11 (1):67 – 81.
Special Relativity.Albert Shadowitz - 1968 - Philadelphia: Saunders Co..
Geometry and Special Relativity.Geoffrey Joseph - 1979 - Philosophy of Science 46 (3):425-438.

Analytics

Added to PP index
2013-11-22

Total views
20 ( #328,094 of 2,312,700 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
2 ( #320,266 of 2,312,700 )

How can I increase my downloads?

Monthly downloads

My notes

Sign in to use this feature