Foundations of Physics

, Volume 20, Issue 11, pp 1389–1397 | Cite as

Nonlocality and Gleason's lemma. Part 2. Stochastic theories

  • Andrew Elby
Part II. Invited Papers Dedicated To John Stewart Bell


I derive a Gleason-type contradiction from assumptions weaker than those needed to reach a Bell inequality. By establishing the inconsistency between local realism and QM's perfect EPR-type anticorrelations, the proof fills in a gap left open by Bell arguments.


Bell Inequality Stochastic Theory Local Realism Bell Argument 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Andrew Elby
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  1. 1.Department of Physics, 370 LeConte HallUniversity of California at BerkeleyBerkeleyUSA

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