A quantum-mechanical automation

Philosophy of Science 54 (4):577-585 (1987)
A Quantum-Mechanical automation, equipped with mechanisms for the measurement and the recording and the prediction of certain physical properties of the world, is described. It is inquired what sort of empirical description such an automation would produce of itself. It turns out that this description would be a very novel one, one such as was never imagined in the conventional discussions of measurement
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DOI 10.1086/289406
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