Foundations of Physics

, Volume 20, Issue 10, pp 1191–1212 | Cite as

Bell's theorem and the nature of reality

  • R. A. Bertlmann
Part I. Invited Papers Dedicated To John Stewart Bell


We rediscuss the Einstein-Podolsky-Rosen paradox in Bohm's spin version and oppose to it Bohr's controversial point of view. Then we explain Bell's theorem, Bell inequalities, and its consequences. We describe the experiment of Aspect, Dalibard, and Roger in detail. Finally we draw attention to the nonlocal structure of the underlying theory.


Bell Inequality Controversial Point Spin Version Nonlocal Structure 
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  • R. A. Bertlmann
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  1. 1.Institut für Theoretische PhysikUniversität WienViennaAustria

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