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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 Review

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Book Information:

Authors: Andrzej Granas and James Dugundji
Title: Fixed point theory
Additional book information: Springer-Verlag, New York, 2003, xv + 690 pp., ISBN 0-387-00173-5, $84.95$

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Banach, S., Sur les opérations dans les ensembles abstraits et leur applications aux équations intégrales, Fund. Math. 3 (1922), 133 - 181.
Brouwer, L., Zur Invarianz des $n$-dimensionalen Gebiets, Math. Ann. 72 (1912), 55 - 56.
Feckan, M., Multiple solutions of nonlinear equations via Nielsen fixed-point theory: a survey, Nonlinear Analysis in Geometry and Topology, Hadronic Press (2000), 77 - 97. MR 1766782
Goncalves, D. and Wong, P., eds., Proceedings of the Conference on Topological Fixed Point Theory and Applications, Top. Appl. 116 (2001), no. 1.
Górniewicz, L., Topological Fixed Point Theory of Multivalued Mappings, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1999. MR 1748378
Kirk, A. and Sims, B., Handbook of Metric Fixed Point Theory, Kluwer Academic Pub- lishers, 2001. MR 1904271

Review Information:

Reviewer: Robert F. Brown
Affiliation: University of California, Los Angeles
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 41 (2004), 267-271
Published electronically: January 20, 2004
Review copyright: © Copyright 2004 American Mathematical Society