God, World and Time
Available From More sellersView all copies of this book
Num Pages: 284 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: HRAB1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 140 x 210. Weight in Grams: 430. . 1996. Paperback. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # V9783906755809
About this title:
Whereas Physics is the science of the Commensurable, metaphysics is the Science of the Incommensurable. Philosophic and religious thoughts are complementary and therefore not contradictory. Science does not make religious thought obsolete. Yet their complementary nature cannot be overcome other than within the frame of an authentic mystique.
About the Author:
The Author: André Mercier, born 1913 in Geneva, studied geology to begin with, then mathematics, physics, and philosophy. Further studies in Paris (pupil of Elie Cartan and Louis de Broglie) and in Copenhagen (pupil of Niels Bohr and Jörgen Jörgensen). Then assistant at the Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich and simultaneously lecturer at the University of Geneva. Thereafter professor of theoretical physics and philosophy at the University of Berne, Switzerland.
Member of numerous national and international learned Societies and Academies, he was made a Knight of the Danebrog and received a Dr. honoris causa from the C.H.-University of Peru.
Title: God, World and Time
Publisher: Verlag Peter Lang
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: New
Payment Methods Accepted by Seller
Olney, MD, U.S.A.
AbeBooks Seller Since 09 October 2009
We guarantee the condition of every book as it's described on the Abebooks web
sites. If you're dissatisfied with your purchase (Incorrect Book/Not as
Described/Damaged) or if the order hasn't arrived, you're eligible for a refund
within 30 days of the estimated delivery date. For any queries please use the contact seller link or send an email to email@example.com,
All books securely packaged. Some books ship from Ireland.
Store Description: We carry a comprehensive range of out of print and rare books.