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Lost Causes in and beyond Physics (Paperback)
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Lost Causes in and beyond Physics (Paperback)

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Paperback 158 Pages / Published: 14/10/2010
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This book deals with a selection of research topics in theoretical physics that have (almost) been proven to be a dead-end or continue at least to be highly controversial. Nevertheless, small but dedicated research communities continue to work on these issues. In a series of essays this book describes their work and struggle as well as the chances of any breakthrough in these areas. It is written as both an entertainment and serious study.

Publisher: Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG
ISBN: 9783642071683
Number of pages: 158
Weight: 278 g
Dimensions: 235 x 155 x 9 mm
Edition: Softcover reprint of hardcover 1st ed. 2007


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"The book is enjoyable ... and features a wide array of topics, many connected in some way with Streater's anti-Bohmian stance. ... Naturally, those who defend any of the lost causes covered will wish to buy this book, as will those interested in foundations of physics research more generally." (Dean Rickles, Mathematical Reviews, Issue 2008 j)

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