David Deutsch

62 David Deutsch Recommended Books

David Deutsch is a British physicist known for his work in quantum computing and the many-worlds interpretation of quantum mechanics. He is a professor at the University of Oxford's Clarendon Laboratory and a fellow of the Royal Society. He has authored several books, including The Fabric of Reality and The Beginning of Infinity. He is a renowned scientist and his work has been featured in publications such as Nature and Scientific American.

62 Books recommended by David Deutsch

The Ascent Of Man

The Ascent Of Man

Author :Jacob Bronowski

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"Everyone should read [this book]." - David Deutsch [Source]

Words and Things

Words and Things

An Examination of, and an Attack on, Linguistic Philosophy, A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology

Author :Ernest Gellner

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Beginning of Infinity." [Source]

Dreams of a Final Theory

Dreams of a Final Theory

The Scientist's Search for the Ultimate Laws of Nature

Author :Steven Weinberg

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Fabric of Reality." [Source]

Gödel's Proof

Gödel's Proof

Author :Ernest Nagel

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Fabric of Reality." [Source]

How We Invented Freedom & Why It Matters

How We Invented Freedom & Why It Matters

Author :Daniel Hannan

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"Gives a minor but telling example of amazing differences between Euro/Anglo inheritance law." - David Deutsch [Source]

Criticism and the Growth of Knowledge

Criticism and the Growth of Knowledge

Author :Imre Lakatos

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Fabric of Reality." [Source]

The Proteus Operation

The Proteus Operation

Author :James P. Hogan

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"Everyone should read [this book]." - David Deutsch [Source]

The Physics of Immortality

The Physics of Immortality

Modern Cosmology, God and the Resurrection of the Dead

Author :Frank J. Tipler

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Fabric of Reality." [Source]

On Numbers and Games

On Numbers and Games

Author :John H. Conway

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"See [this book] for how one can nevertheless reason consistently about such monsters." - David Deutsch [Source]

A Pocket Popper

A Pocket Popper

Author :David Miller

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Fabric of Reality." [Source]

Frankenstein

Frankenstein

Author :Mary Shelley

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"It's pretty clear from [this book] that [the author] was in sympathy with [her father's] educational philosophy." - David Deutsch [Source]

The Structure of Scientific Revolutions

The Structure of Scientific Revolutions

Author :Thomas S. Kuhn

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Fabric of Reality." [Source]

The Myth of the Framework

The Myth of the Framework

In Defence of Science and Rationality

Author :Karl Popper

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"I'm very fond of [this book]." - David Deutsch [Source]

With the Judaeans in the Palestine Campaign

With the Judaeans in the Palestine Campaign

Author :J. H. Patterson

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"Anyone interested in the history of Palestine 1917-20 [read this book]." - David Deutsch [Source]

The Character of Physical Law

The Character of Physical Law

Author :Richard P. Feynman

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Beginning of Infinity." [Source]

The Open Society and Its Enemies

The Open Society and Its Enemies

Author :Karl Popper

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"My starting point [into the author's philosophy]." - David Deutsch [Source]

The Meme Machine

The Meme Machine

Author :Susan Blackmore

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Beginning of Infinity." [Source]

Virtual Worlds

Virtual Worlds

A Journey in Hype and Hyperreality

Author :Benjamin Woolley

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Fabric of Reality." [Source]

The Logic of Scientific Discovery

The Logic of Scientific Discovery

Author :Karl Popper

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David Deutsch recommended this book on Twitter. [Source]

The Emergent Multiverse

The Emergent Multiverse

Quantum Theory according to the Everett Interpretation

Author :David Wallace

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David Deutsch recommended this book on Twitter. [Source]

A Comprehensive Grammar Of The English Language

A Comprehensive Grammar Of The English Language

Author :Randolph Quirk

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Fabric of Reality." [Source]

The Anthropic Cosmological Principle

The Anthropic Cosmological Principle

Author :John D. Barrow

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Beginning of Infinity." [Source]

Introduction to the Philosophy of Science

Introduction to the Philosophy of Science

Author :Anthony O'Hear

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Fabric of Reality." [Source]

On Computable Numbers

On Computable Numbers

Author :Alan Turing

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David Deutsch quoted this book in his paper "Machines, Logic and Quantum Physics." [Source]

In Search of a Better World

In Search of a Better World

Lectures and Essays from Thirty Years

Author :Karl Popper

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Beginning of Infinity." [Source]

The Lunar Men

The Lunar Men

A Story of Science, Art, Invention and Passion

Author :Jenny Uglow

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Beginning of Infinity." [Source]

The Meaning of It All

The Meaning of It All

Thoughts of a Citizen-Scientist

Author :Richard P. Feynman

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Beginning of Infinity." [Source]

Fall; or, Dodge in Hell

Fall; or, Dodge in Hell

A Novel

Author :Neal Stephenson

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"Great." - David Deutsch [Source]

Popper

Popper

Author :Bryan Magee

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Beginning of Infinity." [Source]

The Unity of the Universe

The Unity of the Universe

Author :D. W. Sciama

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Fabric of Reality." [Source]

The First Three Minutes

The First Three Minutes

A Modern View Of The Origin Of The Universe

Author :Steven Weinberg

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Fabric of Reality." [Source]

TED Talks

TED Talks

The Official TED Guide to Public Speaking

Author :Chris Anderson

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"In [this book], [the author] describes the role The Fabric of Reality played in TED." - David Deutsch [Source]

Just Six Numbers

Just Six Numbers

The Deep Forces That Shape The Universe

Author :Martin Rees

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Beginning of Infinity." [Source]

Objective Knowledge

Objective Knowledge

An Evolutionary Approach

Author :Karl Popper

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"See Popper’s essay *Epistemology Without a Knowing Subject* in [this book]." - David Deutsch [Source]

Freedom and Rationality

Freedom and Rationality

Essays in Honor of John Watkins From his Colleagues and Friends

Author :F. D'Agostino

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Fabric of Reality." [Source]

Galileo Galilei

Galileo Galilei

A Biography and Inquiry into His Philosophy of Science

Author :Ludovico Geymonat

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Fabric of Reality." [Source]

The Unnatural Nature of Science

The Unnatural Nature of Science

Author :Lewis Wolpert

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Fabric of Reality." [Source]

Enlightenment Now

Enlightenment Now

The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress

Author :Steven Pinker

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"There are a few philosophical errors and poor arguments in [this] otherwise excellent book." - David Deutsch [Source]

I Am a Strange Loop

I Am a Strange Loop

Author :Douglas R. Hofstadter

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Beginning of Infinity." [Source]

The History of England

The History of England

Author :Thomas Babington Macaulay

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David Deutsch recommended this book on Twitter. [Source]

The Blind Watchmaker

The Blind Watchmaker

Why the Evidence of Evolution Reveals a Universe without Design

Author :Richard Dawkins

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"Everyone should read [this book]." - David Deutsch [Source]

The Ghost in the Atom

The Ghost in the Atom

A Discussion of the Mysteries of Quantum Physics

Author :P. C. W. Davies

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Fabric of Reality." [Source]

Mind, Brain, and the Quantum

Mind, Brain, and the Quantum

The Compound 'I'

Author :Michael Lockwood

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Fabric of Reality." [Source]

Science and Human Values

Science and Human Values

Author :Jacob Bronowski

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"Everyone should read [this book]." - David Deutsch [Source]

Enlightenment

Enlightenment

Britain and the cCeation of the Modern World

Author :Roy Porter

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Beginning of Infinity." [Source]

With the Zionists in Gallipoli

With the Zionists in Gallipoli

Author :J. H. Patterson

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"Has more on [the history of Palestine 1917-20] plus a very interesting perspective on Gallipoli." - David Deutsch [Source]

The Moral Landscape

The Moral Landscape

How Science Can Determine Human Values

Author :Sam Harris

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"[The author] wrote [this book] to defend civilisation from two dangers: religious dogmatism and moral relativism." - David Deutsch [Source]

Does God Play Dice?

Does God Play Dice?

The New Mathematics of Chaos

Author :Ian Stewart

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Fabric of Reality." [Source]

A Journey into Gravity and Spacetime

A Journey into Gravity and Spacetime

Author :John Archibald Wheeler

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Fabric of Reality." [Source]

Gödel, Escher, Bach

Gödel, Escher, Bach

An Eternal Golden Braid

Author :Douglas R. Hofstadter

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Beginning of Infinity." [Source]

The Extended Phenotype

The Extended Phenotype

The Long Reach of the Gene

Author :Richard Dawkins

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"I suggest reading [this book]." - David Deutsch [Source]

The Science of Can and Can't

The Science of Can and Can't

A Physicist's Journey through the Land of Counterfactuals

Author :Chiara Marletto

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"Will open the doors to a dazzling, deep set of new concepts and ideas that will change and affect deeply the way you look at the world." - David Deutsch [Source]

The Emperor's New Mind

The Emperor's New Mind

Concerning Computers, Minds, and the Laws of Physics

Author :Roger Penrose

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Fabric of Reality." [Source]

Conjectures and Refutations

Conjectures and Refutations

The Growth of Scientific Knowledge

Author :Karl Popper

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"Everyone should read [this book]." - David Deutsch [Source]

The Many-Worlds Interpretation of Quantum Mechanics

The Many-Worlds Interpretation of Quantum Mechanics

Author :Bryce Seligman Dewitt

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Fabric of Reality." [Source]

Gravitation and Cosmology

Gravitation and Cosmology

Principles and Applications of the General Theory of Relativity

Author :Steven Weinberg

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Fabric of Reality." [Source]

Euthyphro

Euthyphro

Author :Plato

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Beginning of Infinity." [Source]

An Enquiry Concerning Political Justice

An Enquiry Concerning Political Justice

Author :William Godwin

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Beginning of Infinity." [Source]

Critical Rationalism

Critical Rationalism

A Restatement and Defence

Author :David Miller

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Fabric of Reality." [Source]

Darwin's Dangerous Idea

Darwin's Dangerous Idea

Evolution and the Meaning of Life

Author :Daniel C. Dennett

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Fabric of Reality." [Source]

The World of Parmenides

The World of Parmenides

Essays on the Presocratic Enlightenment

Author :Karl Popper

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David Deutsch recommended this book in his book "The Beginning of Infinity." [Source]

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