Compactifications of Symmetric and Locally Symmetric Spaces

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ISBN: 978-0-8176-3247-2 (Print) 978-0-8176-4466-6 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Introduction

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      Pages 1-22

      Introduction

  2. Compactifications of Riemannian Symmetric Spaces

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 23-25

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      Pages 27-105

      Review of Classical Compactifications of Symmetric Spaces

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      Pages 107-164

      Uniform Construction of Compactifications of Symmetric Spaces

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      Pages 165-197

      Properties of Compactifications of Symmetric Spaces

  3. Smooth Compactifications of Semisimple Symmetric Spaces

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 199-201

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      Pages 203-213

      Smooth Compactifications of Riemannian Symmetric Spaces G/K

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      Pages 215-219

      Semisimple Symmetric Spaces G/H

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      Pages 221-231

      The Real Points of Complex Symmetric Spaces Defined over ℝ

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      Pages 233-247

      The DeConcini-Procesi Compactification of a Complex Symmetric Space and Its Real Points

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      Pages 249-262

      The Oshima-Sekiguchi Compactification of G/K and Comparison with \( \overline {G/H} ^W \) (ℝ)

  4. Compactifications of Locally Symmetric Spaces

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 263-265

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      Pages 267-322

      Classical Compactifications of Locally Symmetric Spaces

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      Pages 323-363

      Uniform Construction of Compactifications of Locally Symmetric Spaces

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      Pages 365-374

      Properties of Compactifications of Locally Symmetric Spaces

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      Pages 375-398

      Subgroup Compactifications of Γ∖G

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      Pages 399-422

      Metric Properties of Compactifications of Locally Symmetric Spaces Γ∖X