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On the diffeomorphism group of $ S\sp{1}\times S\sp{2}$

Author: A. Hatcher
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 83 (1981), 427-430
MSC: Primary 57R40; Secondary 58D05
MathSciNet review: 624946
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Abstract: A disjunction technique for families of $ 2$-spheres in $ 3$-manifolds is applied to determine the homotopy type of the diffeomorphism group of $ {S^1} \times {S^2}$.

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