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Mind, Matter and Quantum Mechanics / Edition 1

Mind, Matter and Quantum Mechanics / Edition 1

by Henry P. Stapp


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780387562896
Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York, LLC
Publication date: 09/01/1993
Pages: 248
Product dimensions: 5.44(w) x 8.23(h) x 0.83(d)

Table of Contents

Part I Introduction

1 ... and then a Miracle Occurs 3

2 A Quantum Theory of Consciousness 39

Part II Theory

3 The Copenhagen Interpretation 51

4 Mind, Matter, and Quantum Mechanics 81

5 A Quantum Theory of the Mind-Brain Interface 119

Part III Implications

6 Mind, Matter, and Pauli 149

7 Choice and Meaning in the Quantum Universe 159

8 Future Achievements to Be Gained through Science 171

9 A Quantum Conception of Man 181

10 Quantum Theory and the Place of Mind in Nature 193

Part IV New Developments and Future Visions

11 Neuroscience, Atomic Physics, and the Human Person 203

12 Societal Ramifications of the New Scientific Conception of Human Beings 237

13 Physicalism Versus Quantum Mechanics 245

14 A Model of the Quantum-Classical and Mind-Brain Connections, and the Role of the Quantum Zeno Effect in the Physical Implementation of Conscious Intent 261

Part V Appendices

A Mathematical Model 277

Glossary 281

Further References 291

Index 293

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