2010

Special Relativity

An Introduction with 200 Problems and Solutions

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ISBN: 978-3-642-03836-5 (Print) 978-3-642-03837-2 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvii

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 1-53

    Mathematical Part

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 55-66

    The Structure of the Theories of Physics

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 67-86

    Newtonian Physics

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 87-115

    The Foundation of Special Relativity

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    Pages 117-154

    The Physics of the Position Four-Vector

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 155-183

    Relativistic Kinematics

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    Pages 185-252

    Four-Acceleration

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    Pages 253-264

    Paradoxes

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    Pages 265-282

    Mass – Four-Momentum

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 283-324

    Relativistic Reactions

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 325-375

    Four-Force

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 377-393

    Irreducible Decompositions

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 395-494

    The Electromagnetic Field

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 495-519

    Relativistic Angular Momentum

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 521-554

    The Covariant Lorentz Transformation

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 555-588

    Geometric Description of Relativistic Interactions

  18. Back Matter

    Pages 589-595