# Can the statistical postulate of quantum theory be derived?—A critique of the many-universes interpretation

@article{Ballentine1973CanTS, title={Can the statistical postulate of quantum theory be derived?—A critique of the many-universes interpretation}, author={Leslie Ballentine}, journal={Foundations of Physics}, year={1973}, volume={3}, pages={229-240} }

The attempt to derive (rather than assume) the statistical postulate of quantum theory from the many-universes interpretation of Everett and De Witt is analyzed The many-universes interpretation is found to be neither necessary nor sufficient for the task.

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