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240 Pages

8.5 x 5.3 inches

ISBN: 9780198846215

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The Nature of Contingency

Quantum Physics as Modal Realism

Alastair Wilson

  • Presents a radical new quantum theory of contingency
  • Underwrites a new scientific epistemology of modality
  • Provides a unique and flexible account of laws of nature, reconciling Humean and anti-Humean perspectives
  • Progresses the many-worlds interpretation in quantum theory