Download E-books Endophysics, Time, Quantum And the Subjective: Proceedings of the ZIF Interdisciplinary Research Workshop, 17-22 January 2005, Bielefeld, Germany PDF

By R. Buccheri, Avshalom C. Elitzur, Metod Saniga

"Endophysics, Time, Quantum and the Subjective" is the 1st systematic pass- and trans-disciplinary appraisal of the endophysical paradigm and its attainable function in our realizing of Nature. targeting 3 of the main urgent problems with modern technological know-how, the translation of quantum conception, the character of time, and the matter of awareness, it presents the reader with a few leading edge examine, techniques and ideas in those parts, akin to incessant gigantic Bang, geometrizing of "mental space-times," and a contextual view of quantum mechanics and/or a view of the Universe as a self-evolving quantum automaton. even though essentially aimed toward lecturers, this enticing quantity should be learn by way of somebody drawn to glossy physics, philosophy, psychology and cognitive sciences.

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