Decoherence and Ontology
This paper discusses the consequences of quantum mechanics for our understanding of physical reality, particularly regarding how classical concepts emerge from quantum laws; how common sense logic stands out as a special case of quantum logic applied to macroscopic objects; how causality and locality are found to be “provincial” consequences of quanta; how tiny probabilities that would seem to turn reality into an appearance are so small that unreality does not matter; how quantum theory agrees with everything observed, except for a uniqueness that (alas) is the very essence of reality.
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