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Author Epperson, Michael.

Title Quantum mechanics and the philosophy of Alfred North Whitehead / by Michael Epperson.

Imprint New York : Fordham University Press, 2012.

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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 263 pages) : illustrations.
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series American philosophy series, 1073-2764 ; no. 14
American philosophy series ; no. 14. 1073-2764
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-250) and index.
Contents 1. Introduction -- I. The philosophical implications of quantum mechanics -- 2. The ontological interpretation of quantum mechanics -- 3. The evolution of actuality of probability -- Interlude : the philosophy of Alfred North Whitehead -- II. Quantum mechanics and Whitehead's metaphysical scheme -- 4. The correlation of quantum mechanics and Whitehead's philosophy -- 5. Spatiotemporal extension -- 6. Summary and outlook.
Note Print version record.
Subject Whitehead, Alfred North, 1861-1947.
Whitehead, Alfred North, 1861-1947. (OCoLC)fst00036159
Quantum theory -- Philosophy.
Quantum theory -- Philosophy. (OCoLC)fst01085137
SCIENCE / Energy
SCIENCE / Mechanics / General
SCIENCE / Physics / General
PHILOSOPHY / Metaphysics
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author UPSO (University Press Scholarship Online). MaRLi Backlist Collection.
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