Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society

Fixed-points of finite group actions on contractible complexes

Robert Oliver

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Source
Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. Volume 81, Number 2 (1975), 482-484.

Dates
First available in Project Euclid: 4 July 2007

Permanent link to this document
http://projecteuclid.org/euclid.bams/1183536439

Mathematical Reviews number (MathSciNet)
MR0368055

Zentralblatt MATH identifier
0336.57031

Subjects
Primary: 55C35
Secondary: 57E25

Citation

Oliver, Robert. Fixed-points of finite group actions on contractible complexes. Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 81 (1975), no. 2, 482--484. http://projecteuclid.org/euclid.bams/1183536439.


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