Book Volume 96 1998

Black Hole Physics

Basic Concepts and New Developments

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ISBN: 978-0-7923-5146-7 (Print) 978-94-011-5139-9 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxi

  2. Basic Concepts

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Chapter

      Pages 3-11

      Introduction: Brief History of Black Hole Physics

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      Chapter

      Pages 12-55

      Spherically Symmetric Black Holes

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      Chapter

      Pages 56-86

      Rotating Black Holes

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      Chapter

      Pages 87-149

      Black hole Perturbations

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      Chapter

      Pages 150-205

      General Properties of Black Holes

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      Chapter

      Pages 206-242

      Stationary Black Holes

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      Chapter

      Pages 243-289

      Physical Effects in the Gravitational Field of a Black Hole

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      Chapter

      Pages 290-318

      Black Hole Electrodynamics

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      Chapter

      Pages 319-343

      Astrophysics of Black Holes

  3. Further Developments

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 345-345

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      Chapter

      Pages 347-402

      Quantum Particle Creation by Black Holes

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      Chapter

      Pages 403-465

      Quantum Physics of Black Holes

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      Chapter

      Pages 466-515

      Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics of Black Holes

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      Chapter

      Pages 516-542

      Black Holes in Unified Theories

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      Chapter

      Pages 543-575

      The Interior of a Black Hole

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      Chapter

      Pages 576-596

      Ultimate Fate of Black and White Holes

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      Chapter

      Pages 597-616

      Black Holes, Wormholes, and Time Machines

  4. Back Matter

    Pages 716-770