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Three myths about time reversal in quantum theory

Roberts, Bryan W. (2017) Three myths about time reversal in quantum theory. Philosophy of Science, 84 (2). pp. 315-334. ISSN 0031-8248

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Identification Number: 10.1086/690721


Many have suggested that the transformation standardly referred to as `time reversal' in quantum theory is not deserving of the name. I argue on the contrary that the standard definition is perfectly appropriate, and is indeed forced by basic considerations about the nature of time in the quantum formalism.

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Additional Information: © 2017 Philosophy of Science Association
Divisions: Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > B Philosophy (General)
Q Science > Q Science (General)
Sets: Departments > Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method
Date Deposited: 03 Aug 2016 13:46
Last Modified: 20 Apr 2019 01:39

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