Philosophical Foundations of Quantum Field Theory

Oxford University Press (1988)
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Quantum field theory, one of the most rapidly developing areas of contemporary physics, is full of problems of great theoretical and philosophical interest. This collection of essays is the first systematic exploration of the nature and implications of quantum field theory. The contributors discuss quantum field theory from a wide variety of standpoints, exploring in detail its mathematical structure and metaphysical and methodological implications.
Keywords Quantum field theory  Physics Philosophy
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Call number QC174.45.P52 1988
ISBN(s) 0198249756
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