Reexamining the quantum-classical relation : beyond reductionism and pluralism [E-Book] / Alisa Bokulich.
Bokulich, Alisa, (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2008
1 online resource (x, 195 pages)
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Table of Contents:
  • Intertheoretic relations: are imperialism and isolationism our only options?
  • Heisenberg's closed theories and pluralistic realism
  • Dirac's open theories and the reciprocal correspondence principle
  • Bohr's generalization of classical mechanics
  • Semiclassical mechanics: putting quantum flesh on classical bones
  • Can classical structures explain quantum phenomena?
  • A structural approach to intertheoretic relations.