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Sorensen Roy A Books

Books di Sorensen Roy A editi da Oxford University Press

A Brief History Of The Paradox

A Brief History Of The Paradox

Sorensen Roy A. 
edizioni Oxford University Press collana Oxford Univ Pr (Paperback), 2005

Can God create a stone too heavy for him to lift? Can time have a beginning? Which came first, the chicken or the egg? Riddles, paradoxes, conundrums--for millennia the human mind has found such knotty logical problems both perplexing and irresistible. Now Roy Sorensen offers the first narrative history of paradoxes,...

€ 17,00
Seeing Dark Things

Seeing Dark Things

Sorensen Roy A. 
edizioni Oxford University Press collana (Hardcover), 2008

If a spinning disk casts a round shadow does this shadow also spin? When you experience the total blackness of a cave, are you seeing in the dark? Or are you merely failing to see anything (just like your blind companion)?Seeing Dark Things uses visual riddles to explore our ability to see shadows, silhouettes, and...

€ 63,40