# Is QBism a Possible Solution to the Conceptual Problems of Quantum Mechanics

@article{Zwirn2019IsQA, title={Is QBism a Possible Solution to the Conceptual Problems of Quantum Mechanics}, author={Herv{\'e} Zwirn}, journal={arXiv: Quantum Physics}, year={2019} }

QBism is a recently developed version of Quantum Bayesianism. QBists think that the primitive concept of experience is the central subject of science. QBism refuses the idea that the quantum state of a system is an objective description of this system. It is a tool for assigning a subjective probability to the agent's future experience. So quantum mechanics does not directly say something about the "external world". A measurement (in the usual sense) is just a special case of what QBism calls…

## 4 Citations

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A discrepancy between the instrumentalist and the realist inclinations of QBism, or between its experiential and interactional concepts of measurement, has been repeatedly noticed. Here, we show that…

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