Mind, Matter and Quantum Mechanics

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ISBN: 978-3-540-89653-1 (Print) 978-3-540-89654-8 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XVII

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Chapter

      Pages 3-37

      …and then a Miracle Occurs

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      Chapter

      Pages 39-47

      A Quantum Theory of Consciousness

  3. Theory

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 49-49

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      Chapter

      Pages 51-80

      The Copenhagen Interpretation

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      Chapter

      Pages 81-118

      Mind, Matter, and Quantum Mechanics

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      Chapter

      Pages 119-146

      A Quantum Theory of the Mind–Brain Interface

  4. Implications

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 147-147

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      Chapter

      Pages 149-157

      Mind, Matter, and Pauli

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      Chapter

      Pages 159-170

      Choice and Meaning in the Quantum Universe

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      Chapter

      Pages 171-179

      Future Achievements to Be Gained through Science

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      Chapter

      Pages 181-191

      A Quantum Conception of Man

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      Chapter

      Pages 193-200

      Quantum Theory and the Place of Mind in Nature

  5. New Developments and Future Visions

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 201-201

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      Chapter

      Pages 203-236

      Neuroscience, Atomic Physics, and the Human Person

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      Chapter

      Pages 237-244

      Societal Ramifications of the New Scientific Conception of Human Beings

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      Chapter

      Pages 245-260

      Physicalism Versus Quantum Mechanics

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      Chapter

      Pages 261-273

      A Model of the Quantum–Classical and Mind–Brain Connections, and the Role of the Quantum Zeno Effect in the Physical Implementation of Conscious Intent

  6. Appendices

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 275-275

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      Chapter

      Pages 277-279

      A Mathematical Mode

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 281-300