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History of Quantum Mechanics or the Comedy of Errors

@article{Bricmont2017HistoryOQ,
  title={History of Quantum Mechanics or the Comedy of Errors},
  author={Jean Bricmont},
  journal={arXiv: History and Philosophy of Physics},
  year={2017}
}
  • J. Bricmont
  • Published 2017
  • Physics
  • arXiv: History and Philosophy of Physics
The goal of this paper is to explain how the views of Albert Einstein, John Bell and others, about nonlocality and the conceptual issues raised by quantum mechanics, have been rather systematically misunderstood by the majority of physicists. 

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