**Do we really understand quantum mechanics?**

by F. Laloe

**Publisher**: Zuckschwerdt Publishers 2001**Number of pages**: 117

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This text presents a general discussion of several aspects of our present understanding of quantum mechanics. The emphasis is put on the very special correlations that this theory makes possible: they are forbidden by very general arguments based on realism and local causality.

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