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Fri, 22 Jun 2018

[1]  arXiv:1806.08150 (cross-list from quant-ph) [pdf, other]
Title: The notion of locality in relational quantum mechanics
Comments: 6 pages, 2 figures
Subjects: Quantum Physics (quant-ph); History and Philosophy of Physics (physics.hist-ph)
[2]  arXiv:1806.07925 (cross-list from quant-ph) [pdf]
Title: There Is No Action at a Distance in Quantum Mechanics, Spooky or Otherwise
Authors: Stephen Boughn
Comments: 9 pages
Subjects: Quantum Physics (quant-ph); History and Philosophy of Physics (physics.hist-ph)

Wed, 20 Jun 2018

[3]  arXiv:1806.07338 [pdf]
Title: It Takes a Village: Documenting the Contributions of Non-Scientific Staff to Scientific Research
Authors: Valerie Higgins
Comments: 12 pages; Humanities for STEM Symposium: Using Archives to Bridge the Two Culture Divide (New York University; April 6-7, 2018)
Subjects: History and Philosophy of Physics (physics.hist-ph)
[4]  arXiv:1806.07289 [pdf, other]
Title: Naturalness, Extra-Empirical Theory Assessments, and the Implications of Skepticism
Authors: James D. Wells
Comments: 19 pages, 6 figures
Subjects: History and Philosophy of Physics (physics.hist-ph); High Energy Physics - Phenomenology (hep-ph); High Energy Physics - Theory (hep-th)

Tue, 19 Jun 2018

[5]  arXiv:1806.06281 [pdf]
Title: Theoretical reconstruction of Galileo's two-bucket experiment
Comments: 16 pages, 5 figures
Subjects: History and Philosophy of Physics (physics.hist-ph); Fluid Dynamics (physics.flu-dyn)

Fri, 15 Jun 2018

[6]  arXiv:1806.05261 [pdf, other]
Title: Robert Gibson and teaching philosophy of nature in 18th century Ireland
Comments: 15 pages, 10 figures
Subjects: History and Philosophy of Physics (physics.hist-ph)
[7]  arXiv:1806.05324 (cross-list from quant-ph) [pdf]
Title: It's a Matter of Principle. Scientific Explanation in Information-Theoretic Reconstructions of Quantum Theory
Authors: Laura Felline
Journal-ref: Dialectica, 70(4), 549-575 (2016)
Subjects: Quantum Physics (quant-ph); History and Philosophy of Physics (physics.hist-ph)
[8]  arXiv:1806.05323 (cross-list from quant-ph) [pdf]
Title: Quantum theory is not only about information
Authors: Laura Felline
Subjects: Quantum Physics (quant-ph); History and Philosophy of Physics (physics.hist-ph)

Mon, 11 Jun 2018

[9]  arXiv:1806.02992 [pdf, other]
Title: When the actual world is not even possible
Comments: 19 pages, 1 figure, 2018 revision
Subjects: History and Philosophy of Physics (physics.hist-ph); General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc)
[10]  arXiv:1806.02827 (cross-list from gr-qc) [pdf, other]
Title: Phase velocity and light bending in a gravitational potential
Comments: 21 pages, 3 figures
Subjects: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc); History and Philosophy of Physics (physics.hist-ph)
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