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Science from Fisher information. A unification. 2nd ed. of Physics from Fisher information. (English) Zbl 1079.81013
Cambridge University Press (ISBN 0-521-00911-1/pbk; 0-521-81079-5/hbk). xi, 490 p. (2004).
The 2nd edition (2000) was announced in Zbl 0998.81512. An essay review was given by D. A. Lavis and R. F. Streater in Stud. Hist. Philos. Sci., B Stud. Hist. Philos. Mod. Phys. 33, No. 2, 327–343 (2002).

MSC:
81P99 Foundations, quantum information and its processing, quantum axioms, and philosophy
81-02 Research exposition (monographs, survey articles) pertaining to quantum theory
81P15 Quantum measurement theory, state operations, state preparations
82B05 Classical equilibrium statistical mechanics (general)
92C15 Developmental biology, pattern formation
92C50 Medical applications (general)
94A15 Information theory (general)
94A17 Measures of information, entropy
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