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Dawid, Richard (2017) Philosophy of String Theory. [Preprint]

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The paper provides a survey over important philosophical questions that arise in the context of string theory.


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Dawid, Richardrichard.dawid@philosophy.su.se0000-0002-1472-2958
Additional Information: This is a preprint version of an article to appear in the Routledge Companion to the Philosophy of Physics (E. Knox and A. Wilson eds). It is written in 2017, some reference details are updated in 2019.
Keywords: string theory, duality, non-empirical confirmation, black hole, multiverse, anthropic reasoning, final theory
Subjects: Specific Sciences > Physics > Cosmology
Specific Sciences > Physics > Fields and Particles
Specific Sciences > Physics > Quantum Gravity
Specific Sciences > Physics > Symmetries/Invariances
Depositing User: Dr. Richard Dawid
Date Deposited: 22 Aug 2019 03:07
Last Modified: 22 Aug 2019 03:07
Item ID: 16353
Subjects: Specific Sciences > Physics > Cosmology
Specific Sciences > Physics > Fields and Particles
Specific Sciences > Physics > Quantum Gravity
Specific Sciences > Physics > Symmetries/Invariances
Date: 2017
URI: http://philsci-archive.pitt.edu/id/eprint/16353

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