21. General Term: Relativistic Quantum Mechanics
insights of the theory
of special relativity , and is thus relativistically correct. To date, there has
been no success in developing a so-called theory of "quantum gravity"
that would incorporate the theory of general relativity into
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22. Divine Action Topic: Lucas, John R. The Temporality of God."
Lucas argues that while special relativity
on its own provides no absolute temporal reference frame, it is consistent with
the possibility that one exists, such as the cosmic background radiation. This in turn might provide a
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23. General Term: Time Dilation
predicted by the theory of special relativity .
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24. Divine Action Topic: Davies, Paul. Teleology Without Teleology: Purpos...
for by neo-Darwinism,
relativity, and quantum mechanics ; one must also consider natures inherent
powers of self-organization based on, though not reducible to, these laws.
Still the emergence of complexity does not require special
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25. General Term: Length Contraction
predicted by the theory of
special relativity .
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26. Divine Action Topic: Butterfield, Jeremy. Some Worlds of Quantum Theor...
arise in reconciling it with special and general relativity , and he
argues strongly against reductionism. He then provides a brief summary of the
formalism of quantum theory, including a discussion of pure states, mixed
states, and the meaning of
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27. Divine Action Topic: Ward, Keith. God as a Principle of Cosmological E...
universe interpretation of special
relativity , but he is highly critical of it.
Ward maintains that the doctrine of creation does not entail a timeless
God. Although God transcends spacetime
as its cause, God is nevertheless temporal, since
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