Carl Friedrich von Weizsäcker: Major Texts in Physics

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ISBN: 978-3-319-03667-0 (Print) 978-3-319-03668-7 (Online)
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Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. Book Chapter

    Pages 1-6

    Carl Friedrich von Weizsäcker: Major Texts in Physics—A Brief Introduction by the Editor

  3. Book Chapter

    Pages 7-29

    On Elementary Transmutations in the Interior of Stars: Paper II (1937)

  4. Book Chapter

    Pages 30-43

    The Formation of the Planetary System

  5. Book Chapter

    Pages 44-52

    The History of Nature, Introduction

  6. Book Chapter

    Pages 53-61

    The Second Law and the Difference Between Past and Future

  7. Book Chapter

    Pages 62-73

    A Sketch of the Unity of Physics

  8. Book Chapter

    Pages 74-109

    Quantum Theory

  9. Book Chapter

    Pages 110-129

    Probability and Abstract Quantum Theory

  10. Book Chapter

    Pages 131-145

    The Philosophy of Alternatives

  11. Book Chapter

    Pages 146-152

    Matter and Consciousness

  12. Book Chapter

    Pages 153-171

    Matter, Energy, Information

  13. Back Matter

    Pages 173-189