Textbooks It’s About Time Mobi Read Apps Download In It’s About Time, N. Hand of ♚N. David Mermin♚ David Mermin asserts that relativity ought to be an important part of everyone’s education–after all, it is largely about time, a subject with which all are familiar. Hand of ♚N. David Mermin♚ The book reveals that some of our most intuitive notions about time are shockingly wrong, and that the real nature of time discovered by Einstein can be rigorously explained without advanced mathematics. Hand of ♚N. David Mermin♚ This readable exposition of the nature of time as addressed in Einstein’s theory of relativity is accessible to anyone who remembers a little high school algebra and elementary plane geometry. Hand of ♚N. David Mermin♚ The book evolved as Mermin taught the subject to diverse groups of undergraduates at Cornell University, none of them science majors, over three and a half decades. Hand of ♚N. David Mermin♚ Mermin’s approach is imaginative, yet accurate and complete. Hand of ♚N. David Mermin♚ Clear, lively, and informal, the book will appeal to intellectually curious readers of all kinds, including even professional physicists, who will be intrigued by its highly original approach.
- Author≣N. David Mermin_Books
- Publisher≣Princeton University Press
- ISBN 10≣1400830842
- ISBN 13≣9781400830848