The Holistic Aspect of the Phenomenon of Entanglement

Roberto Angeloni
Independent Researcher, Italy |

Received: 25-March-2019 | Accepted: 2-September-2019 | Published: 17-September-2019
Disputatio [Dec. 2019], Vol. 8, No. 11, pp. 181-199 | DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.3462857
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Angeloni, Roberto (2019). «The Holistic Aspect of the Phenomenon of Entanglement». Disputatio. Philosophical Research Bulletin 8, no. 11: pp. 181–199.

Abstract | It is my aim to compare the conceptual and historical paths that led Bohr and Schrödinger to develop their positions with regard to the phenomenon of entanglement. For this purpose, the concept of holism and non-separability in relation to the views of Bohr and Schrödinger will be crucial for reconstructing their standpoints. The idea will be upheld that the concept of non-separability underlies the phenomenon of entanglement. Furthermore, I shall place emphasis on the divergences between Bohr and Schrödinger in spite of their shared holistic world view.
Keywords |
Entanglement · Holism · Non-separability · Bohr · Schrödinger.

El aspecto holístico del fenómeno del entrelazamiento

Resumen | Mi es objetivo comparar los caminos conceptuales e históricos que llevaron a Bohr y Schrödinger a desarrollar sus posiciones con relación al fenómeno de entrelazamiento. Para este propósito, el concepto de holismo y no separabilidad en relación a las opiniones de Bohr y Schrödinger serán cruciales para reconstruir sus posiciones. La idea será sostener que el concepto de no separabilidad subyace en el fenómeno de entrelazamiento. Todavía más, pondré el énfasis en las divergencias entre Bohr y Schrödinger a pesar de su compartida visión holista del mundo.
Palabras Clave | Entrelazamiento · Holismo · No separabilidad · Bohr · Schrödinger.


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