Niels Bohr's Philosophy of Physics

Cambridge University Press (1987)

Dugald Murdoch
Stockholm University
Murdoch describes the historical background of the physics from which Bohr's ideas grew; he traces the origins of his idea of complementarity and discusses its meaning and significance. Special emphasis is placed on the contrasting views of Einstein, and the great debate between Bohr and Einstein is thoroughly examined. Bohr's philosophy is revealed as being much more subtle, and more interesting than is generally acknowledged.
Keywords Complementarity (Physics  Wave-particle duality  Physics Philosophy
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Call number QC16.B63.M87 1987
ISBN(s) 0521333202   052137927X   9780521379274  
DOI 10.1086/289560
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