On 12/28/2013 1:44 PM, Edgar L. Owen wrote:

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You'll have to ask the physicists who do think that. I can't speak for them.There is a good mathematical theory of decoherence that works fine in this world. Itsays nothing about MW whatsoever.Why do you think there is a connection?

`Decoherence only diagonalizes the system+measurement density matrix under a partial trace`

`(over the environment). The diagonal them contains the probability values for the`

`different eigenstates of the measurement operator. So then how do you get from there to a`

`definite result? Do you, like Omnes, simply observe that you have predicted probabilities`

`and so one of them obtains. Or do you go with Evertt and say that all of them exist with`

`different measures and the apparent randomness is an illusion due to our consciousness`

`being relative to the different outcomes?`

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