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Quantum non-locality and relativity : metaphysical intimations of modern physics

Author: Tim Maudlin
Publisher: Malden ; Chichester ; Oxford : Wiley-Blackwell, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats

Quantum Non-Locality and Relativity is recognized as the premier philosophical study of Bell s Theorem and its implication for the relativistic account of space and time. The third edition has been  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Maudlin
ISBN: 9781444331264 1444331264 9781444331271 1444331272
OCLC Number: 781024771
Notes: Nasl. na ov. in hrbtu: Quantum non-locality & relativity.
Description: XIII, 298 str. : ilustr. ; 23 cm
Contents: Preface to First Edition vi Preface to Second Edition x Preface to Third Edition xii Introduction 1 1 Bell s Theorem: The Price of Locality 6 Appendix A: The GHZ Scheme 24 2 Relativity and Space-time Structure 27 3 Finger Exercise: Superluminal Matter Transport 55 4 Controlling the Connection: Signals 74 Appendix B: Bohmian Mechanics 106 5 Causation 114 6 Secret Messages 148 7 Points of View 173 8 Life in Elastic Space-time 205 9 Morals 221 10 New Discoveries and Deeper Insights: The View from 2010 224 An Overview of Quantum Mechanics 260 References 284 Index 290
Other Titles: Quantum non-locality & relativity
Responsibility: Tim Maudlin.


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