In this short survey article, I discuss Bell's theorem and some strategies that attempt to avoid the conclusion of non-locality. I focus on two that intersect with the philosophy of probability: (1) quantum probabilities and (2) superdeterminism. The issues they raised not only apply to a wide class of no-go theorems about quantum mechanics but are also of general philosophical interest.
- Pub Date:
- June 2020
- Quantum Physics;
- General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology;
- Physics - History and Philosophy of Physics
- Forthcoming in Eleanor Knox and Alastair Wilson (eds.), The Routledge Companion to the Philosophy of Physics. (New version contains some revisions in Section 4.)