Books, Brochures, and Chapters>Book:  Born , Max (1968), My life & my views, Retrieved on 2012-01-24
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    24 JAN 2012

     Theoretical Physics is Philosophy

    I have tried to read philosophers of all ages and have found many illuminating ideas but no steady progress toward deeper knowledge and understanding. Science, however, gives me the feeling of steady progress: I am convinced that theoretical physics is actual philosophy. It has revolutionized fundamental concepts, e.g., about space and time (relativity), about causality (quantum theory), and about substance and matter (atomistics), and it has taught us new methods of thinking (complementarity...
    Folksonomies: physics philosophy
    Folksonomies: physics philosophy
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    It has made more progress and provided more illumination that traditional philosophy.