Three Steps Towards Absolutism
Quite a number of philosophers of science have argued, in recent years, for at least some kind of absolutism about space or time or space-time; but most philosophers who do not specialize in this area seem to take a relativist view, and indeed a fairly extreme form of relativism, to be simply obvious, or to be established beyond the need for controversy. This paper is addressed primarily to such general philosophers, and its purpose is at least to disturb their complacency.
KeywordsProper Time World Line Corrected Clock Prefer Frame Absolute Acceleration
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