The Lense-Thirring effect and Mach's principle

  title={The Lense-Thirring effect and Mach's principle},
  author={Hermann Sir Bondi and Joseph Samuel},
  journal={Physics Letters A},
Abstract We respond to a recent paper by Rindler [Phys. Lett. A 187 (1994) 235] on the “anti-Machian” nature of the Lense-Thirring effect. We remark that his conclusion depends crucially on the particular formulation of Mach's principle used and that a different formulation can lead to the opposite conclusion. 
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