Out of Nowhere: the 'emergence' of spacetime in string theory


This is a chapter of the planned monograph "Out of Nowhere: The Emergence of Spacetime in Quantum Theories of Gravity", co-authored by Nick Huggett and Christian Wüthrich and under contract with Oxford University Press. This chapter analyses the nature and derivation of spacetime topology and geometry according to string theory.

Author Profiles

Nick Huggett
University of Illinois, Chicago
Christian Wüthrich
University of Geneva


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