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Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society

The Bulletin publishes expository articles on contemporary mathematical research, written in a way that gives insight to mathematicians who may not be experts in the particular topic. The Bulletin also publishes reviews of selected books in mathematics and short articles in the Mathematical Perspectives section, both by invitation only.

ISSN 1088-9485 (online) ISSN 0273-0979 (print)

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Book Reviews
Book reviews do not contain an abstract. You may download the entire review from the links below.

Erratum: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 39 (2002), 593-593.
Dynamical systems and semisimple groups, an introduction by Renato Feres
Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 39 (2002), 415-423
Additional book information: Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 1998, xvi+245 pp., ISBN 0-521-59162-7, $54.95$

    S. Adams and A. S. Kechris: Linear algebraic groups and countable Borel equivalence relations, Journal of the American Mathematical Society 13 no. 4 (2000), 909-943. MR 2001g:03086
    A. Borel and Harish-Chandra: Arithmetic subgroups of algebraic groups, Annals of Mathematics 75 (1962), 485-535. MR 26:5081
    R. Feres and F. Labourie: Topological superrigidity and Anosov actions of lattices, Ann. Sci. École Norm. Sup. (4) 31 (1998), no. 5, 599-629. MR 99k:58112
    G. A. Margulis: Discrete Subgroups of Semisimple Lie Groups, Springer-Verlag, 1991. MR 92h:22021
    G. D. Mostow: Strong Rigidity of Locally Symmetric Spaces, Princeton University Press, 1973. MR 52:5874
    M. Ratner: Interactions between ergodic theory, Lie groups, and number theory, Proceedings of the International Congress of Mathematicians, Vol. 1, 2 (Zürich, 1994), 157-182, Birkhäuser, 1995. MR 98k:22046
    A. Weil: Basic Number Theory, Springer-Verlag, 1974. MR 55:302
    R. Zimmer: Ergodic Theory and Semisimple Groups, Birkhäuser, 1984. MR 86j:22014
Reviewer information
  • Reviewer: Scot Adams
  • Affiliation: University of Minnesota
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Additional Information
  • Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 39 (2002), 415-423
  • Published electronically: April 11, 2002
  • Review Copyright: © Copyright 2002 American Mathematical Society