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  1. Quantum Mechanics and Interpretations of Probability Theory.Neal Grossman - 1972 - Philosophy of Science 39 (4):451-460.
    Several philosophers of science have claimed that the conceptual difficulties of quantum mechanics can be resolved by appealing to a particular interpretation of probability theory. For example, Popper bases his treatment of quantum mechanics on the propensity interpretation of probability, and Margenau bases his treatment of quantum mechanics on the frequency interpretation of probability. The purpose of this paper is (i) to consider and reject such claims, and (ii) to discuss the question of whether the ψ -function refers to an (...)
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    Metaphysical Implications of the Quantum Theory.Neal Grossman - 1977 - Synthese 35 (1):79 - 97.
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    Consciousness Expansion: A New Paradigm for Philosophy.Neal Grossman - 1974 - Metaphilosophy 5 (4):340–347.
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    Empiricism and the Possibility of Encountering Intelligent Beings with Different Sense-Structures.Neal Grossman - 1974 - Journal of Philosophy 71 (22):815-821.
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    The Ignorance Interpretation Defended.Neal Grossman - 1974 - Philosophy of Science 41 (4):333-344.
    The "Ignorance Interpretation" of quantum mechanical mixtures holds, roughly, that whenever a system S belongs to an ensemble, which is represented by a mixed statistical operator U=Σ pi P[ψ i] (0≤ pi≤ 1, Σ ipi=1,P[ψ i] is the projection operator for the state ψ i), then S is in some pure state, although we are ignorant as to which one. It has been concluded, e.g. by van Fraassen, that "the ignorance interpretation is untenable," and he presumably favors adopting "the position (...)
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  6. Book Reviews: Volume 24, Number 1.Neal Grossman, David Schaffer Hafiz, Etzel Cardena, Carlos S. Alvarado, Jim B. Tucker, Michael Levin & Stan V. McDaniel - 2010 - Journal of Scientific Exploration 24 (1).
    The End of Materialism: How Evidence of the Paranormal Is Bringing Science and Spirit Together by Charles T. Tart. Philosophy of Personal Identity and Multiple Personality by Logi Gunnarsson. Eusapia Palladino and Her Phenomena by Hereward Carrington. Can the Mind Survive beyond Death? In Pursuit of Scientific Evidence by Satwant K. Pasricha. Morphic Resonance: The Nature of Formative Causation by Rupert Sheldrake. A New Science of Life: The Hypothesis of Formative Causation by Rupert Sheldrake. “Why AI Is a Dangerous Dream,” (...)
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  7. On Elephants and Matters Epistemological: Reply to Etzel Cardeña's Guest Editorial "On Wolverines and Epistemological Totalitarianism".Neal Grossman - 2011 - Journal of Scientific Exploration 25 (4).
    The Guest Editorial On Wolverines and Epistemological Totalitarianism by Etzel Cardeña, Fall 2011) is little more than a rant, in which invective, ridicule, and mockery take the place of reasoned argumentation. Mind you, there’s nothing wrong with a good rant, especially when one agrees with the overall perspective, and I actually found myself in agreement with much of what the author had to say. Most of Cardeña’s anger is directed at those Materialist philosophers and psychologists who happily pontificate against the (...)
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