International Journal of Theoretical Physics

, Volume 55, Issue 9, pp 3832–3842 | Cite as

Non-signalling Theories and Generalized Probability



We provide mathematically rigorous justification of using term probability in connection to the so called non-signalling theories, known also as Popescu’s and Rohrlich’s box worlds. No only do we prove correctness of these models (in the sense that they describe composite system of two independent subsystems) but we obtain new properties of non-signalling boxes and expose new tools for further investigation. Moreover, it allows strightforward generalization to more complicated systems.


Quantum logics Non-signaling models Non-classical probability 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Center for Theoretical PhysicsPolish Academy of SciencesWarsawPoland
  2. 2.Faculty of PhysicsUniversity of WarsawWarsawPoland
  3. 3.Institute of Theoretical Physics and AstrophysicsUniversity of GdańskGdańskPoland

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