Volume 249 2007

An Invitation to Quantum Cohomology

Kontsevich’s Formula for Rational Plane Curves

ISBN: 978-0-8176-4456-7 (Print) 978-0-8176-4495-6 (Online)

Table of contents (7 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

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    Pages 1-4

    Introduction

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    Pages 5-19

    Prologue: Warming Up with Cross Ratios, and the Definition of Moduli Space

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 21-45

    Stable n-pointed Curves

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    Pages 47-90

    Stable Maps

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    Pages 91-109

    Enumerative Geometry via Stable Maps

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    Pages 111-128

    Gromov—Witten Invariants

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 129-148

    Quantum Cohomology

  9. Back Matter

    Pages 149-159