On Spatial Entanglement Wave Functions

  • Michael HorneEmail author
Part of the The Frontiers Collection book series (FRONTCOLL)


There exists tension between two of Bell’s papers collected in Speakable and Unspeakable in Quantum Mechanics [1].


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Physics and AstronomyStonehill CollegeEastonUSA

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