Quantum Non-Locality and Relativity : Metaphysical Intimations of Modern Physics

Description

The third edition of Quantum Non-Locality and Relativity has been carefully updated to reflect significant developments, including a new chapter covering important recent work in the foundations of physics. * A new edition of the premier philosophical study of Bell s Theorem and its implication for the relativistic account of space and time * Discusses Roderich Tumiulka s explicit, relativistic theory that can reproduce the quantum mechanical violation of Bell s inequality. * Discusses the "Free Will Theorem" of John Conway and Simon Kochen * Introduces philosophers to the relevant physics and demonstrates how philosophical analysis can help inform physics

Details

Author(s)
Tim Maudlin
Format
Paperback | 312 pages
Dimensions
164 x 227 x 17mm | 498g
Publication date
17 May 2011
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Imprint
Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)
Publication City/Country
Chichester, United Kingdom
Language
English
Edition statement
3rd Edition
ISBN10
1444331272
ISBN13
9781444331271
Bestsellers rank
346,432