Later Criticism of the Copenhagen Interpretation

  • Herbert CapellmannEmail author
Part of the SpringerBriefs in History of Science and Technology book series (BRIEFSHIST)


This chapter describes later opposition to the Copenhagen interpretation. The logical consistency of the Copenhagen interpretation—in particular Bohr’s “philosophical” pronouncements—are viewed with growing skepticism by historians and philosophers of science.


“Quantum Fact and Fiction” (Alfred Landé) Duane’s quantum rule “The Shaky Game” (Arthur Fine) Heisenberg-Bohr tranquilizing philosophy EPR paper Einstein’s ensemble interpretation Hidden variables Bell’s theorem Bohr-Einstein controversy Philosophical rhetoric 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institut f. Theoretische PhysikRWTH Aachen UniversityAachenGermany

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