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The Resource Quantum measurement : beyond paradox, edited by Richard A. Healey and Geoffrey Hellman

Quantum measurement : beyond paradox, edited by Richard A. Healey and Geoffrey Hellman

Label
Quantum measurement : beyond paradox
Title
Quantum measurement
Title remainder
beyond paradox
Statement of responsibility
edited by Richard A. Healey and Geoffrey Hellman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With relativity theory, quantum mechanics stands as the conceptual foundation of modern physics. Editors Richard A. Healey and Geoffrey Hellman marshal the resources of leading physicists and philosophers of science, skillfully joining their insights and ingenuity to yield some of the most innovative and altogether promising thought to date on this enigmatic issue
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
530.12
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
QC173.96
LC item number
.Q363 1998eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Healey, Richard
  • Hellman, Geoffrey
  • Minnesota Center for Philosophy of Science
Series statement
Minnesota studies in the philosophy of science
Series volume
v. 17
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  • Quantum theory
  • Physical measurements
  • SCIENCE
  • Physical measurements
  • Quantum theory
Label
Quantum measurement : beyond paradox, edited by Richard A. Healey and Geoffrey Hellman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Based on a workshop held by the Center for Philosophy of Science at the University of Minnesota in May 1995
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface; Macroscopic Realism: What Is It, and What Do We Know about It from Experiment?; Comments on Leggett's "Macroscopic Realism"; The Bare Theory Has No Clothes; "Modal" Interpretations, Decoherence, and the Quantum Measurement Problem; Interpreting the Existential Interpretation; State Preparation in the Modal Interpretation; Expanding the Property Ascriptions in the Modal Interpretation of Quantum Theory; Preferred Factorizations and Consistent Property Attribution; On the Plurality of Dynamics: Transition Probabilities and Modal Interpretations
Control code
236343199
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 205 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816688739
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780816688739
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbnkq1
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)236343199
Label
Quantum measurement : beyond paradox, edited by Richard A. Healey and Geoffrey Hellman
Publication
Note
Based on a workshop held by the Center for Philosophy of Science at the University of Minnesota in May 1995
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface; Macroscopic Realism: What Is It, and What Do We Know about It from Experiment?; Comments on Leggett's "Macroscopic Realism"; The Bare Theory Has No Clothes; "Modal" Interpretations, Decoherence, and the Quantum Measurement Problem; Interpreting the Existential Interpretation; State Preparation in the Modal Interpretation; Expanding the Property Ascriptions in the Modal Interpretation of Quantum Theory; Preferred Factorizations and Consistent Property Attribution; On the Plurality of Dynamics: Transition Probabilities and Modal Interpretations
Control code
236343199
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 205 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816688739
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780816688739
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbnkq1
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)236343199

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