Pure Quantum Interpretations Are not Viable
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- Schmelzer, I. Found Phys (2011) 41: 159. doi:10.1007/s10701-010-9484-5
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Pure interpretations of quantum theory, which throw away the classical part of the Copenhagen interpretation without adding new structure to its quantum part, are not viable. This is a consequence of a non-uniqueness result for the canonical operators.