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ERIC Number: EJ185837
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1978
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Length Paradox in Relativity
Martins, Roberto de A.
American Journal of Physics, 46, 6, 667-70, Jun 78
Describes a thought experiment using a general analysis approach with Lorentz transformations to show that the apparent self-contradictions of special relativity concerning the length-paradox are really non-existant. (GA)
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