What is life? : the physical aspect of the living cell ; with Mind and matter ; & Autobiographical sketches [E-Book] / Erwin Schrödinger.
Schrödinger, Erwin, (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1992
1 online resource (viii, 184 pages)
Canto classics
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Table of Contents:
  • What is life? The classical physicist's approach to the subject ; The hereditary mechanism ; Mutations ; The quantum-mechanical evidence ; Delbrück's model discussed and tested ; Order, disorder and entropy ; Is life based on the laws of physics? ; Epilogue: On determinism and free will
  • Mind and matter. The physical basis of consciousness ; The future of understanding ; The principle of objectivation ; The arithmetical paradox : the oneness of mind ; Science and religion ; The mystery of the sensual qualities
  • Autobiographical sketches / translated by Schrödinger's granddaughter Verena.