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Views, variety and quantum mechanics

  title={Views, variety and quantum mechanics},
  author={Lee Smolin},
A non-local hidden variables theory for non-relativisitic quantum theory is presented, which gives a realist completion of quantum mechanics, in the sense of a complete description of individual events. The proposed fundamental theory is an extension of an energetic causal set theory, ([12][15]), which assumes that time, events, causal structure, momentum and energy are fundamental. But space and the wave function are emergent. The beables of the theory are the views of the events, which are a… 



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  • J. BarbourB. Bertotti
  • Physics
    Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. A. Mathematical and Physical Sciences
  • 1982
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