What is Probability

@article{Saunders1969WhatIP,
  title={What is Probability},
  author={S. Saunders},
  journal={arXiv: Quantum Physics},
  year={1969},
  pages={209-238}
}
  • S. Saunders
  • Published 1969
  • Mathematics, Physics
  • arXiv: Quantum Physics
  • Probabilities may be subjective or objective; we are concerned with both kinds of probability, and the relationship between them. The fundamental theory of objective probability is quantum mechanics: it is argued that neither Bohr's Copenhagen interpretation, nor the pilot-wave theory, nor stochastic state-reduction theories, give a satisfactory answer to the question of what objective probabilities are in quantum mechanics, or why they should satisfy the Born rule; nor do they give any reason… CONTINUE READING
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