By Chris Talbot

ISBN-10: 3319554913

ISBN-13: 9783319554914

The letters transcribed during this e-book have been written by way of physicist David Bohm to 3 shut girl friends within the interval 1950 to 1956. they supply a history to his causal interpretation of quantum mechanics and the Marxist philosophy that encouraged his medical paintings in quantum conception, likelihood and statistical mechanics. In his letters, Bohm finds the guidelines that ended in his floor breaking book Causality and likelihood in sleek Physics. The political arguments in addition to the intense own difficulties contained in those letters aid to provide a rounded, human photo of this prime scientist and 20th century thinker.

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