What is an example of relativism?
If you are referring to Einsteins "Theory of Relativity" then a
simple explanation would be someones position to some others
position. An example is if you were standing somewhere along the
ninety mile straight railway line near the Nullabor Plain in
Australia, or any long road for that matter, then relative to your
position the road or track would converge to a point. If however,
someone was standing where the converging road or track took place
they would be their normal width but they would see your end of the
road or track converging.
As a passenger in a lift with glass sided walls, if the lift
went down then the people outside the lift would appear to go up,
to them, you would be going down.
A man in a railway carriage walks the twenty meter length of the
carriage, while the train travels two hundred meters to a person
standing outside of the train. Everything is relative to ones
position. Have you ever sat in a stationary train and the train
next to you moves out, have you not thought that it was you that