General Relativity and Gravitation

, Volume 19, Issue 7, pp 719–727 | Cite as

On the universality of Einstein equations

  • Andrzej Jakubiec
  • Jerzy Kijowski
Research Articles


It is proved that a Lagrangian field theory based on a linear connection in space-time is equivalent to Einstein's general relativity interacting with additional matter fields.


Field Theory General Relativity Differential Geometry Einstein Equation Matter Field 
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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • Andrzej Jakubiec
    • 1
  • Jerzy Kijowski
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute for Mathematical Methods in PhysicsUniversity of WarsawWarsawPoland
  2. 2.Institute of Theoretical PhysicsPolish Academy of SciencesWarsawPoland

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