This 2004 book presents the loop and spinfoam approach to quantum gravity, for graduates and researchers.
- Cambridge University Press
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- Cambridge Monographs on Mathematical Physics Series
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- 6.85(w) x 9.72(h) x 0.98(d)
Table of ContentsPreface; Acknowledgements; Terminology and notation; Part I. Relativistic Foundations: 1. General ideas and heuristic picture; 2. General relativity; 3. Mechanics; 4. Hamiltonian general relativity; 5. Quantum mechanics; Part II. Loop Quantum Gravity: 6. Quantum space; 7. Dynamics and matter; 8. Applications; 9. Quantum spacetime: spinfoams; 10. Conclusion; Part III. Appendices: References; Index.
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