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Seeing Double


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Oktober 2003

Beschreibung

Beschreibung

An exploration of the relationship between quantum theory and concepts of individuality and identity from ancient Greece to the present.

Portrait

Peter Pesic is Tutor and Musician-in-Residence at St. John's College, Santa Fe. He is the author of Labyrinth: A Search for the Hidden Meaning of Science; Seeing Double: Shared Identities in Physics, Philosophy, and Literature; Abel's Proof: An Essay on the Sources and Meaning of Mathematical Unsolvability; and Sky in a Bottle, all published by the MIT Press.

Pressestimmen

"... an ambitious but sober reminder of the deep philosophical questions revolving around the ideas of individuality, identity and distinguishability." Levy-Leblond Physics World "... offers a rare insight into the bizarre quantum realm and its implications for our sense of self." PD Smith The Guardian "Pesic suavely creates a masterpiece by saying much in little space." Ray Olson Booklist
EAN: 9780262661737
ISBN: 026266173X
Untertitel: Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: MIT University Press Group Ltd
Erscheinungsdatum: Oktober 2003
Format: kartoniert
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