David Bohm


Born
in Wilkes-Barre, PA, The United States
December 20, 1917

Died
October 27, 1992

Genre

Influences


David Joseph Bohm (December 20, 1917 – October 27, 1992) was an American scientist who has been described as one of the most significant theoretical physicists of the 20th century and who contributed innovative and unorthodox ideas to quantum theory, neuropsychology and the philosophy of mind.

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Science, Order and Creativity

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The Essential David Bohm

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More books by David Bohm…
“A great many people think they are thinking when they are merely
rearranging their prejudices.”
David Bohm

“Perhaps there is more sense in our nonsense and more nonsense in our 'sense' than we would care to believe.”
David Bohm


Suppose we were able to share meanings freely without a compulsive urge to impose our view or conform to those of others and without distortion and self-deception. Would this not constitute a real revolution in culture? ”
David Bohm

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