Quantum Reality: Beyond the New PhysicsThis clearly explained layman's introduction to quantum physics is an accessible excursion into metaphysics and the meaning of reality. Herbert exposes the quantum world and the scientific and philosophical controversy about its interpretation. 
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User Review  cartomancer  LibraryThingThis book is really comprehensive towards the most commonly accepted ontologies, and goes over several of the major quantum oddities (the measurement problem, nonlocality, etc.) and gives the standard ... Read full review
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User Review  PJMazumdar  LibraryThingThis is a great book by Nick Herbert. This is a book that deals with the interpretation of Quantum Physics. But its importance is that it deals not with a 'spiritual' or 'mystical' understanding of ... Read full review
Contents
The Quest for Reality  1 
Physicists Losing Their Grip  15 
Quantum Theory Takes Charge  31 
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