From Physics to Philosophy

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Price
$51.69
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Publish Date
Pages
252
Dimensions
6.0 X 9.0 X 0.57 inches | 0.82 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780521154475

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Reviews

This collection of nine essays by leading philosophers of physics offers philosophical perspectives on two of the central elements of modern physics, quantum theory and relativity. Book News
The authors are well acquainted with both philosophical argumentation and mathematical formalism, and following the lead by Professor Redhead, they combine these in intricate and suggestive ways...I enjoyed reading the book immensely...[it] is really what the title promises: a guide from physics to philosophy. Contemporary Physics
This admirable volume...is a good place to find out what contemporary philosophers of physics regard as important problems. It is good, not just because of the breadth of topics discussed, and the fact that, without exception, the articles are well written and stimulating, but because some contain important results I have not seen elsewhere. Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics
...this is a fine collection of articles....They reveal the remarkable depth of knowledge of current philosophers of science... Philosophy in Review