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A note on simple duality


Authors: James F. Davis and Peter Löffler
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 94 (1985), 343-347
MSC: Primary 57P10; Secondary 57Q10, 57Q12, 57S17
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-1985-0784190-9
MathSciNet review: 784190
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Abstract: Certain spaces satisfying Poincaré duality are shown to have the homotopy type of simple Poincaré complexes. The motivation for and applications of this result are the study of free actions of finite groups on manifolds.


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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-1985-0784190-9
Keywords: Simple duality, Reidemeister torsion
Article copyright: © Copyright 1985 American Mathematical Society

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