# Experimental metaphysics2: The double standard in the quantum-information approach to the foundations of quantum theory

@article{Hagar2007ExperimentalMT, title={Experimental metaphysics2: The double standard in the quantum-information approach to the foundations of quantum theory}, author={Amit Hagar}, journal={Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics}, year={2007}, volume={38}, pages={906-919} }

## 9 Citations

The Measurement Problem and Two Dogmas About Quantum Mechanics

- Philosophy
- 2019

It is argued that qBism succeeds in providing a formal solution to the problem that does not lead to a self-contradictory picture, although the resulting interpretation leads to an interpretation where the real subject matter of QT clashes alarmingly with scientific practice.

The interpretation of quantum mechanics: where do we stand?

- Physics
- 2009

We reconsider some important foundational problems of quantum mechanics. After reviewing the measurement problem and discussing its unavoidability, we analyze some proposals to overcome it. This…

Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics

- Physics
- 2009

Decoherence is like capitalism. Its proponents regard it as obvious, given human nature, and its success seems overwhelming. Competitors largely belong to the past, or get the impression they do.…

The Complexity of Noise: A Philosophical Outlook on Quantum Error Correction

- PhysicsThe Complexity of Noise
- 2010

Making this debate on the physical possibility of large scale quantum computers invites philosophical scrutiny more precise by suggesting a novel statistical mechanical perspective thereof is the goal of this project.

Non-Local Realistic Theories and the Scope of the Bell Theorem

- Philosophy
- 2008

According to a widespread view, the Bell theorem establishes the untenability of so-called ‘local realism’. On the basis of this view, recent proposals by Leggett, Zeilinger and others have been…

Foundations of the Quaternion Quantum Mechanics

- PhysicsEntropy
- 2020

We show that quaternion quantum mechanics has well-founded mathematical roots and can be derived from the model of the elastic continuum by French mathematician Augustin Cauchy, i.e., it can be…

Reconsidering Mermin’s “In Praise of Measurement”

- Physics
- 2008

We critically analyze a recent paper by D. Mermin and we compare his statements with Bell’s position on the problems he is discussing.

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