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FREE FINITE GROUP ACTIONS ON RATIONAL HOMOLOGY 3-SPHERES

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  13 September 2019

ALEJANDRO ADEM
Affiliation:
Department of Mathematics, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z2, Canada; adem@math.ubc.ca
IAN HAMBLETON
Affiliation:
Department of Mathematics & Statistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario L8S 4K1, Canada; hambleton@mcmaster.ca
Corresponding

Abstract

We use methods from the cohomology of groups to describe the finite groups which can act freely and homologically trivially on closed 3-manifolds which are rational homology spheres.

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