The Meaning of Relativity is the focus of a 2017 book, The Formative Years of Relativity by Hanoch Gutfreund and Jürgen Renn, which described The Meaning of Relativity as "Einstein's definitive exposition of his special and general theories of relativity".
- Albert Einstein
- 1922 (original ed.)
THE MEANING OF RELATIVITY THE STAFFORD LITTLE LECTURES OF PRINCETON UNIVERSITY MAY 1921 THE MEANING OF RELATIVITY By ALBERT EINSTEIN INSTITUTE FOR ADVANCED STUDY PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRESS PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY Fifth edition, including the RELATIVISTIC THEORY OF THE NON-SYMMETRIC FIELD ii
26. Okt. 2014 · These four lectures constituted an overview of his then-controversial theory of relativity. Princeton University Press made the lectures available under the title The Meaning of Relativity , the first book by Einstein to be produced by an American publisher.
Relativity is a falsifiable theory: It makes predictions that can be tested by experiment. In the case of special relativity, these include the principle of relativity, the constancy of the speed of light, and time dilation.