Prima Facie Questions in Quantum Gravity

@inproceedings{CJIsham1993PrimaFQ,
  title={Prima Facie Questions in Quantum Gravity},
  author={C.J.Isham},
  year={1993}
}
The long history of the study of quantum gravity has thrown up a complex web of ideas and approaches. The aim of this article is to unravel this web a little by analysing some of the {\em prima facie\/} questions that can be asked of almost any approach to quantum gravity and whose answers assist in classifying the different schemes. Particular emphasis is placed on (i) the role of background conceptual and technical structure; (ii) the role of spacetime diffeomorphisms; and (iii) the problem… Expand
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