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An identity in the free Lie algebra


Author: David Wigner
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 106 (1989), 639-640
MSC: Primary 17B65
MathSciNet review: 969322
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Abstract: An identity in the free Lie algebra is shown to imply the theorems of Friedrichs and Specht-Wever.


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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-1989-0969322-5
PII: S 0002-9939(1989)0969322-5
Article copyright: © Copyright 1989 American Mathematical Society