Table of contents for Understanding space-time : the philosophical development of physics from Newton to Einstein / Robert DiSalle.

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1. Introduction; 2. Absolute motion and the emergence of classical mechanics; 3. Empiricism and apriorism from Kant to Poincare;; 4. The origins of significance of relativity theory; 5. Conclusion.

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Space and time -- History.