Time

 

Edited by Katinka Ridderbos

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2002, pp. 180.
ISBN: 0521-78293 7 hardback.

Available from CUP online. Discounted copies, available to Darwin College members only, may be ordered from the Master's Secretary.

This volume contains revised versions of the lectures given in 2000 in the fifteenth annual series of Darwin College Lectures.

Introduction
Katinka Ridderbos
Research Fellow of Darwin College
1 Time and Modern Physics
Christopher J. Isham and Konstantina N. Savvidou
Christopher J. Isham is Professor of Theoretical Physics, Imperial College London;
Konstantina N. Savvidou works at Imperial College London
2 Cyclic and Linear Time in Early India
Romila Thapar
Emeritus Professor of History, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Dehli
3 Time Travel
D. H. Mellor
Emeritus Professor of Philosophy, University of Cambridge, Fellow of Darwin College and Fellow of the British Academy
4 The Genetics of Time
Charalambos P. Kyriacou
Professor of Behavioural Genetics, Leicester University
5 The Timing of Action
Alan Wing
Professor of Human Movement and Director, Sensory Motor Neuroscience Research Group, Behavioural Brain Sciences Centre, University of Birmingham
6 Talking about Time
David Crystal
Writer, Lecturer, Broadcaster on Language and Linguistics and Honorary Professor of Linguistics, University of Wales, Bangor
7 Storytime and its Futures
Gillian Beer
King Edward VII Professor of English Literature, University of Cambridge and President of Clare Hall
8 Time and Religion
J. R. Lucas
Author, Former Fellow and Tutor, Merton College, Oxford and Fellow of the British Academy
Index
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