I wish to understand more about the relationship between superconductivity and spontaneous symmetry breaking. I would also appreciate sources for learning about symmetry breaking and particles in more general terms.

My knowledge is mostly from condensed matter, so I am not too familiar with particle physics to begin with. I would also like to learn more about lagrangians, fields, and he reasoning behind them.

My final goal however, is to use the knowledge in a condensed matter setting.

Does anyone have good books/review articles to recommend. I have access to most known journals through my university.


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