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Symmetries and Reflections

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This volume contains some of Professor Wigner's more popular papers, which, in their diversity of subject and clarity of style, reflect the author's deep analytical powers and the remarkable scope of his interests. Included are articles on the nature of physical symmetry, invariance and conservation principles, the structure of solid bodies and of the compound nucleus, the ...more
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Published June 1st 1979 by Ox Bow Pr (first published November 23rd 1970)
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Alexandre Guay
Un livre contenant de nombreuses propositions philosophiques qui n'ont pas été exploitées à leur juste mesure. À chaque relecture, je trouve quelque chose de différent.
Wigner restera l'un des plus grands scientifique-philosophes du siècle dernier, avec Einstein, Weyl, Duhem... et ce, même si son style est davantage intuitif qu'argumentatif.
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Philosophical Reflections and Syntheses (The Collected Works / Historical, Philosophical, and Socio-Political Papers) (Vol 6) The Unreasonable Effectiveness of Mathematics in the Natural Sciences Group Theory and its Application to the Quantum Mechanics of Atomic Spectra Historical and Biographical Reflections and Syntheses Wigner: The Collected Works Part B Mehra: Historical, Philosophical, and Socio-Political Papers Historical and Biographical Re

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