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Bergson and the evolution of physics / edited and translated by P.A.Y. Gunter.


1st ed.. Knoxville : University of Tennessee Press, 1969.
ISBN 0870490923, 9780870490927

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Subjects Bergson, Henri, 1859-1941
Bergson, Henri, 1859-1941.
Bergson, Henri.
Description xi, 348 pages : portrait ; 24 cm
Copyright Date 1969.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: Bergsonian method and the evolution of science -- [1.] Quantum physics: The concepts of contemporary physics and Bergson's ideas on time and motion / Louis de Broglie -- The concept of time in modern physics and Bergson's pure duration / Satosi Watanbé -- Certain aspects of the irreversibility of time in classical and quantum physics / Olivier Costa de Beauregard -- The psychology of duration and the physics of fields / Robert Blanché -- [2.] Relativity: Remarks concerning relativity theory / Henri Bergson, Albert Einstein and Henri Piéron -- Exchanges concerning Bergson's new edition of Duration and simultaneity / André Metz and Henri Bergson -- Inner time and the relativity of motion / Günther Pflug -- Einstein and Bergson, convergence and divergence of their ideas / J.F. Busch -- Bergson and Einstein / W. Berteval -- The principle of relativity and the spatialization of time / Olivier Costa de Beauregard -- [3.] Bergson and Zeno's paradoxes: Time and Zeno's arrow / Vere C. Chappell -- Henri Bergson and the epochal theory of time / David A. Sipfle -- Concluding summary: Bergson's theory of matter and modern physics / Milič C̊apek.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)54870
(OCoLC)ocm00054870
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WorldCat Identities Gunter, P. A. Y. 1936-
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