On Wed, Nov 29, 2023 at 9:21 AM John Clark <johnkcl...@gmail.com> wrote:

> On Tue, Nov 28, 2023 at 5:08 PM Bruce Kellett <bhkellet...@gmail.com> > wrote: > > *> the Born Rule is a necessary additional hypothesis in order to connect >> the theory with experiment.* >> > > True, and for that reason theory does not have to derive the Born Rule, > but theory does have to be compatible with it. > MWI claims that the SE is everything that is needed for quantum mechanics. That is obviously false, because the Born rule is also needed to connect the wave function with experiment. Therefore, Everettians have to derive the Born rule from the SE, and this has proved to be difficult. Largely because the Born rule is incompatible with MWI, as I have pointed out. Bruce -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Everything List" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to everything-list+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To view this discussion on the web visit https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/everything-list/CAFxXSLSpe6c5ig0mNwvwe9b%2B0Au%2B9hEuJWPhUM7c-fk8V8EnPQ%40mail.gmail.com.