In A. van der Merwe, F. Selleri & G. Tarozzi (eds.), Bell's Theorem and the Foundations of Modern Physics. World Scientific (1993)

Nicholas Maxwell
University College London
Because it fails to solve the wave-particle problem, orthodox quantum theory is obliged to be about observables and not quantum beables. As a result the theory is imprecise, ambiguous, ad hoc, lacking in explanatory power, restricted in scope and resistant to unification. A new version of quantum theory is needed that is about quantum beables.
Keywords Quantum wave-particle problem  Quantum beables  Orthodox quantum theory  John Bell  Collapse theory  Probabilism
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