# Einstein's Unification

@inproceedings{Dongen2010EinsteinsU, title={Einstein's Unification}, author={Jeroen van Dongen}, year={2010} }

Introduction 1. Formulating the gravitational field equations 2. On the method of theoretical physics 3. Unification and field theory 4. Experiment and experience 5. The method as directive: semivectors 6. Unification in five dimensions 7. The method and the quantum Conclusion Bibliography Index.

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