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A Modern Introduction to Quantum Field Theory

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The importance and the beauty of modern quantum field theory resides in the power and variety of its methods and ideas, which find application in domains as different as particle physics, cosmology, condensed matter, statistical mechanics and critical phenomena. This book introduces the reader to the modern developments in a manner which assumes no previous knowledge of ...more
Paperback, 291 pages
Published February 10th 2005 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published November 25th 2004)
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A very mathematical introduction to QFT. After the first four chapters, I felt I finally understood the fundamentals- along with several other topics I'd been trying and failing to understand: Lie groups, gauge symmetries etc. I recommend this text above others simply because it was the first to finally make sense to me, although the approach may be a little too abstract in general.

Maggiore introduces representations on symmetry groups to motivate the introduction of the spinor, whose propertie
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