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Could SR not be built from only one postulate?

  1. Jun 19, 2014 #121

    stevendaryl

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    Yes, you're right. I can't find my copy of Jackson, so I'm not sure what the alternative theory is that reduces to Coulomb's law in the nonrelativistic limit.
     
  2. Jun 19, 2014 #122

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  3. Jun 21, 2014 #123

    Meir Achuz

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    The 4D divergence theorem
     
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