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written by Bernard Schutz
published by the Cambridge University Press
This is a textbook at the undergraduate level designed to describe and apply the effects of gravity including general relativity without focusing on the underlying mathematics.  The text starts with the basics of Newtonian gravity and its applications and works its way up through special and general relativity.
Pages 488
Subjects Levels Resource Types
Astronomy
- Fundamentals
= Gravity
Relativity
- General Relativity
- Special Relativity
- Lower Undergraduate
- Upper Undergraduate
- Instructional Material
= Textbook
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© 2003 Bernard Schutz
DOI:
10.2277/0521455065
ISBN Number:
978-0521455060
Keywords:
general relativity, gravity, physics first, special relativity, textbook, tidal forces
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Metadata instance created February 16, 2009 by Cale Gentry
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August 12, 2013 by Lyle Barbato
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November 30, 2003
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B. Schutz, (Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2003), pp. 488, WWW Document, (http://www.cambridge.org/us/academic/subjects/physics/cosmology-relativity-and-gravitation/gravity-ground-introductory-guide-gravity-and-general-relativity).
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B. Schutz, Gravity From the Ground Up: An Introductory Guide to Gravity and General Relativity, (Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2003), pp. 488, <http://www.cambridge.org/us/academic/subjects/physics/cosmology-relativity-and-gravitation/gravity-ground-introductory-guide-gravity-and-general-relativity>.
APA Format
Schutz, B. (2003). Gravity From the Ground Up: An Introductory Guide to Gravity and General Relativity (pp. 488). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Retrieved September 30, 2014, from http://www.cambridge.org/us/academic/subjects/physics/cosmology-relativity-and-gravitation/gravity-ground-introductory-guide-gravity-and-general-relativity
Chicago Format
Schutz, Bernard. Gravity From the Ground Up: An Introductory Guide to Gravity and General Relativity. 488. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003. http://www.cambridge.org/us/academic/subjects/physics/cosmology-relativity-and-gravitation/gravity-ground-introductory-guide-gravity-and-general-relativity (accessed 30 September 2014).
MLA Format
Schutz, Bernard. Gravity From the Ground Up: An Introductory Guide to Gravity and General Relativity. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003. 488. 30 Nov. 2003. 30 Sep. 2014 <http://www.cambridge.org/us/academic/subjects/physics/cosmology-relativity-and-gravitation/gravity-ground-introductory-guide-gravity-and-general-relativity>.
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