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Gauging what's real the conceptual foundations of contemporary gauge theories

Author: Richard Healey
Publisher: Oxford [u.a.] Oxford Univ. Press 2010
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : ReprView all editions and formats
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This is a prize-winning study of an area of physics not previously explored by philosophy: gauge theory. Gauge theories have provided our most successful representations of the fundamental forces of  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Healey
ISBN: 0199576939 9780199576937 0199287961 9780199287963
OCLC Number: 845576568
Notes: Originally published: 2007
Awards: Winner of Winner of the 2008 Lakatos Award for outstanding contribution to the philosophy of science.
Description: XIX, 297 S graph. Darst 23 cm
Contents: Introduction ; 1. What is a Gauge Theory? ; 2. The Aharonov-Bohm E[currency]ect ; 3. Classical Gauge Theories ; 4. Interpreting Classical Gauge Theories ; 5. Quantized Yang-Mills Gauge Theories ; 6. The Empirical Import of Gauge Symmetry ; 7. Loop Representations ; 8. Interpreting Quantized Yang-Mills Gauge Theories ; 9. Conclusions
Responsibility: Richard Healey
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Healey's book is a major achievement that will undoubtably serve as a valuable reference work as well as stimulate further debate and research. * Ward Struyve, Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews * I Read more...

 
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