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2nd Edition

Field Theory
A Modern Primer

ISBN 9780429034909
Published September 29, 2020 by Routledge
350 Pages

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Book Description

Presents recent advances of perturbative relativistic field theory in a pedagogical and straightforward way. For graduate students who intend to specialize in high-energy physics.

Table of Contents

* How to Build an Action Functional * The Action Functional in Quantum Mechanics * The Feynman Path Integral in Field Theory * Purturbative Evaluation of the FPR: (to the power of 4) Theory * Path Integral Formulation with Fermions * Guage Symmetries: Yang-Mills and Gravity * Path Integral Formulation of Guage Theories * Perturbative Evaluation of Guage Theories

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Pierre Ramond is the Director of the Institute for Fundamental Theory at the University of Florida. He is a Fellow of both the American Physical Society and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.