Book Volume 155 2006

The Structure of Physics

ISBN: 978-1-4020-5234-7 (Print) 978-1-4020-5235-4 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XXXIII

  2. Introduction

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      Chapter

      Pages 1-10

      Introduction

  3. The unity of physics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages I-XXXIII

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      Chapter

      Pages 13-57

      The system of theories

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      Chapter

      Pages 59-79

      Probability and abstract quantum theory

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      Chapter

      Pages 81-104

      Quantum theory and spacetime

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      Chapter

      Pages 105-147

      Models of particles and interaction

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      Chapter

      Pages 149-178

      Cosmology and particle physics

  4. Time and information

    1. Front Matter

      Pages I-XXXIII

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      Chapter

      Pages 181-209

      Irreversibility and entropy1

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      Chapter

      Pages 211-239

      Information and evolution

  5. On the interpretation of physics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages I-XXXIII

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      Chapter

      Pages 243-295

      The problem of the interpretation of quantum theory

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      Chapter

      Pages 297-310

      The stream of information

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      Chapter

      Pages 311-332

      Beyond quantum theory

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      Chapter

      Pages 333-346

      In the language of philosophers

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 347-368