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In the Beginning

Chris Mortensen and Julianna Csavas
Erkenntnis (1975-)
Vol. 59, No. 2 (Sep., 2003), pp. 141-156
Published by: Springer
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/20013220
Page Count: 16
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Abstract

In this paper, a survey is made of some of the contributions to the interpretation of Hartle and Hawking's theory of the wave function of the universe and its beginning. It is argued that there are considerable difficulties with the interpretation of the theory, but that there is at least one interpretation hitherto not found in the literature which survives existing philosophical objections.

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