Quantum leaps / Jeremy Bernstein

Author(s): Bernstein, Jeremy, 1929-
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Subjects: Quantum theory--Miscellanea
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2009
LC Classification: Q, QC
Physical Description: vi, 230 p. ; 19 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2009013778
ISBN: 9780674035416 (alk. paper)
ISBN: 0674035410 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Summary: How-- and how pervasively-- quantum mechanics has entered the general culture is the subject of this book, an engaging, eclectic, and thought-provoking look at the curious, boundlessly fertile intersection of scientific thought and everyday life
Contents: An introduction -- Bishops -- Quantum Buddhists -- Léon Rosenfeld -- A double slip -- A measurement -- Entanglements -- Anyway, what the #$*! do we know? -- L'Envoi
OCLC Number: 318243259
ISBN/ISSN: 9780674035416
0674035410