[0903.3489] The Nature of Time

Authors: Julian Barbour

Date: 20 Mar 2009

Abstract: A review of some basic facts of classical dynamics shows that time, or precisely duration, is redundant as a fundamental concept. Duration and the behaviour of clocks emerge from a timeless law that governs change.

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Mar 23, 2009

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