# A snapshot of foundational attitudes toward quantum mechanics

@article{Schlosshauer2013ASO, title={A snapshot of foundational attitudes toward quantum mechanics}, author={Maximilian Schlosshauer and Johannes Kofler and Anton Zeilinger}, journal={Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics}, year={2013}, volume={44}, pages={222-230} }

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