A winner of the Nobel Prize, Werner Heisenberg (1901–1976) was born in Würzberg, Germany, and received his doctorate in theoretical physics from the University of Munich. He became famous for his groundbreaking Uncertainty (or Indeterminacy) Principle. After World War II he was named director of the Max Planck Institute for Physics and Astrophysics.
Half way through and concluded it was erroneously titled. Should be "Philosophy and Physics."Published 25 days ago by Warren S. Taylor
Werner Karl Heisenberg (1901-1976) was a German theoretical physicist and one of the key creators of quantum mechanics, but perhaps best known for his "uncertainty... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Steven H Propp
Very good, not too technical. Some real insights from one of the founders of quantum mechanics. Includes considerable philosophical context, which is helpful.Published 7 months ago by George Williams
I was really expecting a nicer edition of this book. A TON of highlighting and a really torn up cover. I didn't expect pristine but it was not what i wanted overall. Read morePublished 22 months ago by Amarena
Heisenberg's Physics and Philosophy is a rare book in that it addresses two interesting but difficult subjects. These being epistemology and quantum physics. Read morePublished on August 21, 2012 by Brian J. Hendricks
Although this is an older book, it arrived in perfect condition. Although I have struggled with the concepts in the book it is exactly what I was looking for. Thank you.Published on August 15, 2012 by MR