# Against Collapses, Purity and Separability Within the Definition of Quantum Entanglement

@article{Ronde2018AgainstCP, title={Against Collapses, Purity and Separability Within the Definition of Quantum Entanglement}, author={Christian de Ronde and C{\'e}sar Massri}, journal={arXiv: Quantum Physics}, year={2018} }

In this paper we we will argue against the orthodox definition of quantum entanglement which has been implicitly grounded on several widespread (metaphysical) presuppositions which have no relation whatsoever to the formalism of QM. We will show how these presuppositions have been introduced through a naive interpretation of the quantum mathematical structure which assumes dogmatically that the theory talks about "small particles" represented by pure states (in general, superpositions) which…

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