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Character Theory for the Odd Order Theorem

Character Theory for the Odd Order Theorem

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Part of London Mathematical Society Lecture Note Series

  • Date Published: February 2000
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9780521646604

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  • The famous theorem of W. Feit and J. G. Thompson states that every group of odd order is solvable, and the proof of this has roughly two parts. The first appeared in Bender and Glauberman's Local Analysis for the Odd Order Theorem, number 188 in this series. The present book provides the character-theoretic second part and completes the proof. Thomas Peterfalvi also offers a revision of a theorem of Suzuki on split BN-pairs of rank one, a prerequisite for the classification of finite simple groups.

    • The long awaited second part of an extremely famous proof
    • Author is an expert in this field
    • Original work has been much updated
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    Product details

    • Date Published: February 2000
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9780521646604
    • length: 164 pages
    • dimensions: 229 x 152 x 10 mm
    • weight: 0.25kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Part I. Character Theory for the Odd Order Theorem
    Part II. A Thereom of Suzuki:
    1. General properties of G
    2. The first case
    3. The structure of H
    4. Characterisation of PSU (3, q)

  • Author

    T. Peterfalvi, Université de Paris VII


    R. Sandling

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