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The Many Worlds of Hugh Everett III: Multiple Universes, Mutual Assured Destruction, and the Meltdown of a Nuclear Family (2010)

The Many Worlds of Hugh Everett III: Multiple Universes, Mutual Assured Destruction, and the Meltdown of a Nuclear Family (2010)

The definitive fascinating biography of Hugh Everett III (1930-1982) who developed the relative state (or many-worlds) interpretation of quantum mechanics. More info →
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The Mystery of the Quantum World (1994)

The Mystery of the Quantum World (1994)

Introductory, non-mathematical account of the measurement problem and other philosophical issues in quantum mechanics, with a presentation of the different interpretations of quantum theory. Contains a short chapter on quantum mechanics and consciousness. More info →
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Quantum Mechanics and Experience (1992)

Quantum Mechanics and Experience (1992)

By far the best introduction to the philosophy of quantum mechanics. More info →
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Sneaking a Look at God's Cards: Unraveling the Mysteries of Quantum Mechanics (2007)

Sneaking a Look at God's Cards: Unraveling the Mysteries of Quantum Mechanics (2007)

Written by the leading physicist Giancarlo Ghirardi who developed the GRW interpretation of quantum mechanics. More info →
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