John S.Bell on the Foundations of Quantum Mechanics

John S.Bell on the Foundations of Quantum Mechanics

By: John S. Bell (author), M. Bell (editor), Martinus J. G. Veltman (editor), Kurt Gottfried (editor)Paperback

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This book is the most complete collection of John S Bell's research papers, review articles and lecture notes on the foundations of quantum mechanics. Some of this material has hitherto been difficult to access. The book also appears in a paperback edition, aimed at students and young researchers.This volume will be very useful to researchers in the foundations and applications of quantum mechanics.

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(1) On the Problem of Hidden Variables in Quantum Mechanics; (2) On the Einstein-Podolsky-Rosen Paradox; (3) The Moral Aspect of Quantum Mechanics; (4) Introduction to the Hidden-Variable Question; (5) The Measurement Theory of Everett and de Broglie's Pilot Wave; (6) Subject and Object; (7) On Wave Packet Reduction in the Coleman-Hepp Model; (8) The Theory of Local Beables; (9) How to Teach Special Relativity; (10) Einstein-Podolsky-Rosen Experiments; (11) Free Variables and Local Causality; (12) Atomic-Cascade Photons and Quantum-Mechanical Nonlocality; (13) de Broglie-Bohm, Delayed-Choice, Double-Slit Experiment, and Density Matrix; (14) Quantum Mechanics for Cosmologists; (15) Bertlmann's Socks and the Nature of Reality; (16) On the Impossible Pilot Wave; (17) Beables for Quantum Field Theory; (18) EPR Correlations and EPW Distributions; (19) Are There Quantum Jumps?; (20) Six Possible Worlds of Quantum Mechanics; (21) Against 'Measurement'; (22) La Nouvelle Cuisine; (23) In Memory of George Francis FitzGerald.

Product Details

  • publication date: 02/08/2001
  • ISBN13: 9789810246884
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 248
  • ID: 9789810246884
  • weight: 522
  • ISBN10: 9810246889

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