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The Resource The fabric of reality : the science of parallel universes-- and its implications, David Deutsch

The fabric of reality : the science of parallel universes-- and its implications, David Deutsch

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The fabric of reality : the science of parallel universes-- and its implications
Title
The fabric of reality
Title remainder
the science of parallel universes-- and its implications
Statement of responsibility
David Deutsch
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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a synthesis of four areas of modern scientific theory--parallel universes, epistemology, evolution, and universal computation--showing how they are linked by the idea of multiple universes
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New York Times Notable Book, 1997
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156786
Cataloging source
DLC
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1953-
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Deutsch, David
Dewey number
530/.01
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Reality
  • Physics
  • Life
  • Cosmology
  • Cosmology
  • Life
  • Physics
  • Reality
Target audience
adult
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the science of parallel universes-- and its implications
Label
The fabric of reality : the science of parallel universes-- and its implications, David Deutsch
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-369) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The theory of everything -- Shadows -- Problem-solving -- Criteria for reality -- Virtual reality -- Universality and the limits of computation -- A conversation about justification -- The significance of life -- Quantum computers -- The nature of mathematics -- Time: the first quantum concept -- Time travel -- The four strands -- The ends of the universe
Control code
ocm36393434
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
x, 390 pages
Isbn
9780140275414
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
97006171
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)36393434
Label
The fabric of reality : the science of parallel universes-- and its implications, David Deutsch
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-369) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The theory of everything -- Shadows -- Problem-solving -- Criteria for reality -- Virtual reality -- Universality and the limits of computation -- A conversation about justification -- The significance of life -- Quantum computers -- The nature of mathematics -- Time: the first quantum concept -- Time travel -- The four strands -- The ends of the universe
Control code
ocm36393434
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
x, 390 pages
Isbn
9780140275414
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
97006171
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)36393434

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