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Properties of convergence groups and spaces


Author: Eric M. Freden
Journal: Conform. Geom. Dyn. 1 (1997), 13-23
MSC (1991): Primary 57S30; Secondary 20F38, 20F32
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S1088-4173-97-00011-8
Published electronically: May 22, 1997
MathSciNet review: 1452414
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Abstract: This paper discusses algebraic and topological conditions that are consequences of a convergence group action.


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Eric M. Freden
Affiliation: Uintah Basin Education Center, 987 E. Lagoon St. (124-9), Roosevelt, Utah 84066
Email: freden@math.byu.edu

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S1088-4173-97-00011-8
Received by editor(s): February 7, 1997
Published electronically: May 22, 1997
Article copyright: © Copyright 1997 American Mathematical Society

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