The Origins of Time-asymmetry in Thermodynamics: The Minus First Law

Publication Year:
2001
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Repository URL:
http://philsci-archive.pitt.edu/id/eprint/217
Author(s):
Brown, Harvey R; Uffink, Jos
preprint description
This paper investigates what the source of time-asymmetry is in thermodynamics, and comments on the question whether a time-symmetric formulation of the Second Law is possible.