Locality and Causality Principles

  • Gábor Hofer-SzabóEmail author
  • Péter Vecsernyés
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Philosophy book series (BRIEFSPHILOSOPH)


This Chapter provides a brief overview of the interconnections between the various causality and locality concepts in algebraic quantum field theory such as causal dynamics, primitive causality, local primitive causality, no-signaling, selective and nonselective measurements, local determinism, stochastic Einstein locality.


Causal dynamics Local primitive causality No-signaling Stochastic Einstein locality 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of PhilosophyResearch Centre for the HumanitiesBudapestHungary
  2. 2.Theoretical PhysicsWigner Research Centre for PhysicsBudapestHungary

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