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International Journal of Theoretical Physics

, Volume 26, Issue 1, pp 63–70 | Cite as

Nordström's theory in the light of the dualistic gravitation theory

  • M. N. Mahanta
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Abstract

It is shown that the recent dualistic theory of gravitation of the author can be regarded as equivalent to the Nordström theory (1913) supplemented by additional field variables. Such a point of view not only removes certain theoretical shortcomings of the Nordström theory, but also clarifies the relationship between this theory and the Einstein theory.

Keywords

Field Theory Elementary Particle Quantum Field Theory Field Variable Dualistic Theory 
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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. N. Mahanta
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  1. 1.Indian Institute of Advanced StudyShimlaIndia

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