Introduction -- Reality and its description -- Classical and quantum aspects of reality -- Time for a change -- The standard model and the subparticle paradigm -- The problem of mass -- Constituent quarks and spacetime points -- Elementary particles and macroscopic space -- Phase space and its symmetries -- Quantizing phase space -- Elementary particles from a phase-space perspective -- Generalizing the concept of mass -- Overview.
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