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Part I: Particles and Fields. Part II: Foundations of Quantum Mechanics by A. Shimony

Part I: Particles and Fields. Part II: Foundations of Quantum Mechanics

Part of the The Scientific Papers Series


Part I: Particles and Fields. Part II: Foundations of Quantum Mechanics by A. Shimony

The first part of this third volume of Wigner's Collected Works is devoted to his analysis of symmetries in quantum mechanics, of the relativistic wave equations, of relativistic particle theory, and of field theory. It is introduced by the masterly annotation of Arthur S. Wightman. Abner Shimony annotates the second part where the reader will find Wigner's contributions to the foundations of quantum physics and to the problems of measurement.

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Publication date

8th December 2010


A. Shimony

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Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. K an imprint of Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG


576 pages


Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory)
Particle & high-energy physics
Mathematical physics



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