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Can randomness and determinism coexist?

  1. Jun 5, 2015 #1
    Are fundamental randomness and fundamental determinism inconsistent? Two such different mechanisms would imply a kind of dualism. (Does even the defeatist retreat into Many Worlds avoid this problem - if it is a problem.)
     
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  3. Jun 5, 2015 #2

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