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The Resource Meeting the universe halfway : quantum physics and the entanglement of matter and meaning, Karen Barad, (electronic book)

Meeting the universe halfway : quantum physics and the entanglement of matter and meaning, Karen Barad, (electronic book)

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Meeting the universe halfway : quantum physics and the entanglement of matter and meaning
Title
Meeting the universe halfway
Title remainder
quantum physics and the entanglement of matter and meaning
Statement of responsibility
Karen Barad
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A theoretical physicist and feminist theorist, Karen Barad elaborates her theory of agential realism, a schema that is at once a new epistemology, ontology, and ethics
Cataloging source
NcD
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Barad, Karen Michelle
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC6
LC item number
.B328 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Physics
  • Quantum theory
  • Heisenberg uncertainty principle
  • Realism
  • Relativity (Physics)
  • Matter
Label
Meeting the universe halfway : quantum physics and the entanglement of matter and meaning, Karen Barad, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [477]-489) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Entangled beginnings. Introduction : the science and ethics of mattering ; Meeting the universe halfway ; Diffractions : differences, contingencies, and entanglements that matter -- pt. 2. Intra-actions matter. Niels Bohr's philosophy-physics : quantum physics and the nature of knowledge and reality ; Agential realism : how material-discursive practices matter -- pt. 3. Entanglements and re(con)figurations. Getting real : technoscientific practices and the materialization of reality ; Spacetime re(con)figurings : naturalcultural forces and changing topologies of power ; Quantum entanglements : experimental metaphysics and the nature of nature ; The ontology of knowing, the intra-activity of becoming, and the ethics of mattering -- Appendix A. Cascade experiment / by Alice Fulton -- Appendix B. The uncertainty principle is not the basis of Bohr's complementarity -- Appendix C. Controversy concerning the relationship between Bohr's principle of complementarity and Heisenberg's uncertainty principle
Control code
20080423030928.0
Dimensions
25 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 524 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780822339014
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Meeting the universe halfway : quantum physics and the entanglement of matter and meaning, Karen Barad, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [477]-489) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Entangled beginnings. Introduction : the science and ethics of mattering ; Meeting the universe halfway ; Diffractions : differences, contingencies, and entanglements that matter -- pt. 2. Intra-actions matter. Niels Bohr's philosophy-physics : quantum physics and the nature of knowledge and reality ; Agential realism : how material-discursive practices matter -- pt. 3. Entanglements and re(con)figurations. Getting real : technoscientific practices and the materialization of reality ; Spacetime re(con)figurings : naturalcultural forces and changing topologies of power ; Quantum entanglements : experimental metaphysics and the nature of nature ; The ontology of knowing, the intra-activity of becoming, and the ethics of mattering -- Appendix A. Cascade experiment / by Alice Fulton -- Appendix B. The uncertainty principle is not the basis of Bohr's complementarity -- Appendix C. Controversy concerning the relationship between Bohr's principle of complementarity and Heisenberg's uncertainty principle
Control code
20080423030928.0
Dimensions
25 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 524 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780822339014
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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