Book Review of Jean Bricmont’s “Making Sense of Quantum Mechanics”

  title={Book Review of Jean Bricmont’s “Making Sense of Quantum Mechanics”},
  author={Michael K.-H. Kiessling},
  journal={Journal of Statistical Physics},
  • Michael K.-H. Kiessling
  • Published 2017
  • Physics, Mathematics
  • Journal of Statistical Physics
  • Folklore has it that physicists, when they get “too old” for doing “real physics,” turn into “hobby philosophers” pondering the elusive “deeper meaning” of quantum mechanics, very much to the bemusement of their more practically minded younger peers. Closer to the truth than such feel-good folklore is the realization that physicists who try to understand what our practically successful most fundamental theories say about our world are also well aware of the professional mine field on which they… CONTINUE READING
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