No Metaphysics within Physics?

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Title: No Metaphysics within Physics?
Author: Miller, Elizabeth Louise
Citation: Miller, Elizabeth Louise. 2014. No Metaphysics within Physics?. Doctoral dissertation, Harvard University.
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Abstract: This dissertation has three parts. In "Quantum Entanglement, Bohmian Mechanics, and Humean Supervenience," I defend David Lewis's metaphysical doctrine of Humean supervenience, and traditional metaphysical reductionism more generally, against an alleged holistic threat encapsulated in the non-separability argument from quantum entanglement. I argue that, contrary to popular belief, realism about quantum mechanics is compatible with Humean reductionism.
Citable link to this page: http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HUL.InstRepos:12274561
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