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In http://relativity.livingreviews.org/Articles/lrr-2004-2/" (section 2.1.5.2) the following is the first sentence in the section reviewing spinors:

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The wording suggests that this is a way in which they differ from tensors. So in what sense are tensors

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*Spinors*are representations of the*Lorentz group*only; as such they are related strictly to the tangent space of the space-time manifold."The wording suggests that this is a way in which they differ from tensors. So in what sense are tensors

*not*strictly related to the tangent space?
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