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On the structure of causal spaces

  • E. H. Kronheimer (a1) and R. Penrose (a1)
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The paper examines the structure obtained by abstracting from the conventional (manifold) representation of relativistic space-time the concept of an event-set equipped with two partial orderings, whose counterparts are the notions ‘causally precedes’ and ‘chronologically precedes in the history of some observer’.

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Mathematical Proceedings of the Cambridge Philosophical Society
  • ISSN: 0305-0041
  • EISSN: 1469-8064
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