Document Type

Book Review

Abstract

Given its general motivation, “Quantum Theory: a Philosopher's Overview” by Salvator Cannavo is a very interesting book. The fundamental question is: Can quantum mechanics be an explanatory theory? In a nutshell, his answer is: “No”. I respectfully disagree.

DOI

10.1080/02698595.2010.522416

Publication Date

1-6-2011

Original Citation

•Book Review of "Quantum Mechanics- a Philosopher's Overview," by Salvator Cannavo; International Studies in the Philosophy of Science 24 (3), 330-333 (2010). doi: 10.1080/02698595.2010.522416

Legacy Department

Department of Philosophy

Language

eng

Publisher

Taylor and Francis

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