The Nature of Space and Time

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The Nature of Space and Time
The Nature of Space and Time - book cover.jpg
Author Roger Penrose
Stephen Hawking
Country United States
Language English
Subject physics
Genre Non-fiction
Publisher Princeton University Press
Publication date
Media type Print, e-book
Pages 160 pp.
ISBN 978-0691145709

The Nature of Space and Time is a book that documents a debate on physics and the philosophy of physics between the British theoretical physicists Roger Penrose and Stephen Hawking. The book was published by Princeton University Press in 1996. The event that is featured in the book took place in 1994 at the University of Cambridge's Isaac Newton Institute.[1] The debate was modeled on the series of debates between Albert Einstein and Niels Bohr.[1]


  1. ^ a b Hawking, Stephen; Penrose, Roger (1996). The Nature of Space and Time. Princeton University Press. p. vii. ISBN 9780691145709. 

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