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1Title:  Insolubility of the quantum measurement problem for unsharp observables   
 Creator:  Busch, Paul, 1955- | Shimony, Abner 
 Publication:  Oxford], 1996. 
 Extent:  p.397-404. 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Quantum theory

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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2Title:  Physics as natural philosophy: essays in honor of Laszlo Tisza on his seventy-fifth birthday   
 Creator:  Shimony, Abner | Feshbach, Herman | Tisza, Laszlo, 1907- 
 Publication:  MIT Press, Cambridge, Mass, c1982. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographies. 
 Extent:  x, 432 p. : front. (port.), diagrs., tables, charts ; 23 1/2 cm. 
 Subjects:  Tisza, Laszlo, -- 1907- | Physics | Science -- Philosophy | Festschriften

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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3Title:  Search for a naturalistic world view   
 Creator:  Shimony, Abner. 
 Publication:  Cambridge University Press, Cambridge [England], New York, NY, 1993. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references and indexes. 
 Extent:  2 v. : ill. ; 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Science -- Methodology | Science -- Philosophy | Knowledge, Theory of | Metaphysics

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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4Title:  Oral history interview with Michael A. Horne, 2002 September 12   
 Creator:  Horne, Michael | Bromberg, Joan Lisa 
 Notes:  Advance notice of two business days required to use audiovisual materials. Interview conducted by Joan Bromberg on 12 September 2002. Michael Horne discusses his research on neutron interferometry, starting in the mid-1970s and subsequent work on multi-particle interferometry, entanglement and down conversion. Interactions with Clifford Shull, Abner Shimony, Anton Zeilinger and Daniel Greenberger. 
 Extent:  35 
 Subjects:  Greenberger, Daniel M | Horne, Michael | Shimony, Abner | Shull, Clifford Glenwood, 1915- | Zeilinger, Anton | Interferometry | Interferometry, Neutron | Interviews | Oral histories | Transcripts

 
Collection:  American Institute of Physics 
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5Title:  Oral history interview with Basil J. Hiley, 2008 January 11   
 Creator:  Hiley, B. J. (Basil J.) | Freire, Olival 
 Notes:  Advance notice of two business days required to use audiovisual materials. Interview conducted by Olival Freire on 11 January 2008. In this interview Basil Hiley discusses topics such as: family background; nuclear physics; Cyril Domb; quantum mechanics; Hermann Bondi; University of London; Birkbeck College; Dave Bohm; Werner Ehrenberg; John Bernal; Maurice Wilkins; Roger Penrose; Leon Rosenfeld; Rudolph Peierls; Louis de Broglie; Schrodinger equation; Hamilton-Jacobi equation; Alan Wilson; Abner Shimony; Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel; Alberto da Rocha Barros; Marco Fernandes; Mario Schenberg; determinism; philosophy; chaos theory. 
 Extent:  51 
 Subjects:  Bernal, J. D. -- (John Desmond), -- 1901- | Bohm, David, -- 1917-1992 | Bondi, Hermann | Broglie, Louis de, -- 1892-1987 | Domb, C. -- (Cyril) | Ehrenberg, W. -- (Werner), -- 1901-1975 | Hegel, Georg Wilhelm Friedrich, 1770-1831 | Hiley, B. J. (Basil J.) | Peierls, Rudolf E. -- (Rudolf Ernst), -- 1907-1995 | Penrose, Roger | Rosenfeld, L. -- (Leon), -- 1904-1974 | Schenberg, Mâario, -- 1914- | Shimony, Abner | Wilkins, Maurice, -- 1916-2004 | Wilson, Alan Herries | Birkbeck College | University of London | Chaotic behavior in systems | Determinism (Philosophy) | Hamilton-Jacobi equations | Nuclear physics | Philosophy | Quantum theory | Schrèodinger equation | Interviews | Oral histories | Transcripts

 
Collection:  American Institute of Physics 
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6Title:  Oral history interview with John F. Clauser, 2002 May 20, 21 and 23   
 Creator:  Clauser, John F. (John Francis), 1942- | Bromberg, Joan Lisa. 
 Notes:  Advance notice of two business days required to use audio or video tapes. Interview conducted by Joan Lisa Bromberg at Walnut Creek, California on May 20, 21, and 23, 2002. Clauser discusses his father's influence; early interest in electronics; undergraduate study in physics at California Institute of Technology in early 1960s; graduate study at Columbia University in the late 1960s; research on the Bell inequalities as a post-doc at University of California, Berkeley with C. H. Townes in the 1970s; collaboration with Abner Shimony and Michael H. Horne; atom interferometry and its possible applications; quantum mechanics and its conceptual problems. 
 Extent:  77 
 Subjects:  Clauser, John F. -- (John Francis), -- 1942- | Horne, Michael | Shimony, Abner | Townes, Charles H | Bell's theorem | Interferometry | Lasers | Quantum theory | Sound recordings | Interviews | Oral histories | Transcripts

 
Collection:  American Institute of Physics 
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7Title:  Oral history interview with Nicolas Gisin, 2013 December 7   
 Creator:  Gisin, N. (Nicolas) | Freire, Olival 
 Notes:  Advance notice of two business days required to use audiovisual materials. Interview conducted by Olival Freire on 7 December 2013. In this interview Nicolas Gisin discusses topics such as: his family and educational background; University of Geneva; Constantin Piron; Gerard Emch; University of Rochester; optics and quanum optics; Abner Shimony; Alphatronix; Guisan at the University of Geneva Group of Applied Physics (GAP); John Bell; Alain Aspect; Jean-Claude Zambrini; quantum cryptography; optical fibers. 
 Extent:  22 
 Subjects:  Aspect, Alain | Bell, J. S | Emch, Gâerard G | Gisin, N. -- (Nicolas) | Piron, Constantin | Shimony, Abner | Zambrini, Jean-Claude | Universitâe de Genáeve | University of Rochester | Optical fibers | Optics | Quantum optics | Interviews | Oral histories | Transcripts

 
Collection:  American Institute of Physics 
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8Title:  Oral history interview with Abner Shimony, 2002 September 9 and 10   
 Creator:  Shimony, Abner. | Bromberg, Joan Lisa. 
 Notes:  Advance notice of two business days required to use audio or video tapes. Interview conducted by Joan Bromberg at Shimony's home in Wellesley, Massachusetts on Sept. 9 and 10, 2002. In the interview Shimony discusses his undergraduate years at Yale in mathematics and philosophy; influence of C. S. Peirce, A. N. Whitehead; reactions to Hume; studying under Robert Calhoun and Paul Weiss; the bases of Shimony's physical realism; Army service at Ft. Monmouth, 1953-55; physics Ph.D. at Princeton; reading EPR; interaction with Eugene Wigner; teaching and doing research on the philosophy of quantum mechanics at MIT in the 1960s; first reactions to Bell's 1965 paper; collaboration with J. F. Clauser, M. A. Horne, and R. Holt on tests of Bell's inequality; the 1970 Varenna summer school on Foundations of Quantum Mechanics; the researches on hidden variable theory and on quantum mechanics of von Neumann, G. Mackey, J. P. Vigier, C. Piron, J. M. Jauch, E. Specker, and S. Kochen; the metaphysical implications of quantum mechanics: potentiality and nonlocality; the search for non-linear modifications of quantum mechanics; neutron interferometry; interactions with C. Shull, A. Zeilinger, and D. Greenberger; devising measures of entanglement; plans for future research. 
 Extent:  4 
 Subjects:  Calhoun, Robert L | Peirce, Charles S. -- (Charles Sanders), -- 1839-1914 | Weiss, Paul, -- 1901- | Whitehead, Alfred North, 1861-1947 | Wigner, Eugene Paul, -- 1902-1995- | Bell's theorem | Lasers | Philosophy and science | Quantum theory -- Philosophy | Interviews | Oral histories | Transcripts

 
Collection:  American Institute of Physics 
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9Title:  Proceedings of the Boston Colloquium for the Philosophy of Science, 1961/1962   
 Creator:  Boston Colloquium for the Philosophy of Science | Wartofsky, Marx W. 
 Publication:  Reidel, Dordrecht, 1963. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references. 
 Extent:  viii, 212 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Science -- Philosophy

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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10Title:  Scientific inquiry and the social sciences   
 Creator:  Brewer, Marilynn B., 1942- | Collins, Barry E. | Campbell, Donald Thomas, 1916- 
 Publication:  Jossey-Bass, San Francisco, 1981. 
 Notes:  "A volume in honor of Donald T. Campbell."--P. iii. Includes bibliographies and indexes. 
 Extent:  xvii, 523 p. ; 23 1/2 cm. 
 Subjects:  Campbell, Donald Thomas, -- 1916- | Social sciences -- Methodology | Festschriften

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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12Title:  Hao Wang papers, Rockefeller University Faculty   
 Creator:  Wang, Hao 
 Publication:  Rockefeller Archive Center 1940s-1990s 
 Extent:  75.12 Cubic Feet 
 Subjects:  Artificial intelligence -- History | Automated theorem proving | Gödel, Kurt | History of philosophy | Logic | Mathematics | Philosophy | Philosophy of mathematics and science | Wang, Hao | Wittgenstein, Ludwig

 
Collection:  The Rockefeller Archive Center 
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