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A new way of understanding the wave function

Shan Gao: The meaning of the wave function. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017, x+189pp, $140 HB
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Science and Technology StudiesUniversity College LondonLondonUK

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