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Dialogues on modern physics

Author: Mendel Sachs
Publisher: Singapore ; River Edge, NJ : World Scientific, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this volume, important conceptual developments of the two major revolutions of modern physics - the quantum and relativity theories - are presented in non-mathematical, dialectical form of  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mendel Sachs
ISBN: 9810231911 9789810231910
OCLC Number: 38249805
Description: xxi, 125 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: On quantum randomness --
What is light? --
Relativity and the twin paradox --
On quantum fields, unified field theory and the meaning of science --
Positivism, realism and holism in relativity and quantum physics --
On cosmology: relativity versus quantum physics. Mathematics to physics to philosophy --
Search for truth in science: Einstein versus Bohr --
Essay on dialogue.
Responsibility: Mendel Sachs.

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