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Product Description: The fundamental question whether, or in which sense, science informs us about the real world has pervaded the history of thought since antiquity. Is what science tells us about the world determined unambiguously by facts or does the content of any scientific theory in some way depend on the human condition? "Sokal`s hoax" added a new dimension to this controversial debate, which very quickly came to been known as "Science Wars"...read more

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9783642059056 | Springer Verlag, September 22, 2011, cover price $139.00 | About this edition: The fundamental question whether, or in which sense, science informs us about the real world has pervaded the history of thought since antiquity.

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Product Description: What is the mind? What is its relationship to the physi- cal world? Is consciousness a causative agent in the physical world? With much progress being made in the neurosciences, many have thought that these questions could be answered by reducing them to questions about physical systems such as the brain...read more

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9783937202983 | Ontos Verlag, November 30, 2006, cover price $118.95 | About this edition: What is the mind?

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Product Description: Endophysics, Time, Quantum and the Subjective is the first systematic cross- and trans-disciplinary appraisal of the endophysical paradigm and its possible role in our understanding of Nature. Focusing on three of the most pressing issues of contemporary science, the interpretation of quantum theory, the nature of time, and the problem of consciousness, it provides the reader with some forefront research, concepts and ideas in these areas, such as incessant Big Bang, geometrizing of "mental space-times," and a contextual view of quantum mechanics and/or a view of the Universe as a self-evolving quantum automaton...read more

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9789812565099 | Hardcover with CD edition (World Scientific Pub Co Inc, December 30, 2005), cover price $261.00 | About this edition: Endophysics, Time, Quantum and the Subjective is the first systematic cross- and trans-disciplinary appraisal of the endophysical paradigm and its possible role in our understanding of Nature.

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Product Description: Each contribution is an article in itself, and great effort has been made by the authors to be lucid and not too technical. A few brief highlights of the round-table discussions are given between the chapters. Topics include: Quantum non-locality, the measurement problem, quantum insights into relativity, cosmology and thermodynamics, and possible bearings of quantum mechanics to biology and consciousness...read more
By Shahar Dolev (editor), Avshalom C. Elitzur (editor) and Nancy Kolenda (editor)

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9783540221883 | Springer Verlag, April 30, 2005, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: Each contribution is an article in itself, and great effort has been made by the authors to be lucid and not too technical.

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