Surgery on Contact 3-Manifolds and Stein Surfaces

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ISBN: 978-3-642-06184-4 (Print) 978-3-662-10167-4 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-9

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 11-24

    Introduction

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    Pages 25-48

    Topological Surgeries

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    Pages 49-62

    Symplectic 4-Manifolds

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    Pages 63-84

    Contact 3-Manifolds

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    Pages 85-98

    Convex Surfaces in Contact 3-Manifolds

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    Pages 99-109

    Spin c Structures on 3- and 4-Manifolds

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    Pages 111-120

    Symplectic Surgery

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    Pages 121-130

    Stein Manifolds

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    Pages 131-153

    Open Books and Contact Structures

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    Pages 155-178

    Lefschetz Fibrations on 4-Manifolds

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    Pages 179-200

    Contact Dehn Surgery

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    Pages 201-222

    Fillings of Contact 3-Manifolds

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    Pages 223-233

    Appendix: Seiberg-Witten Invariants

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    Pages 235-254

    Appendix: Heegaard Floer Theory

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 255-268

    Appendix: Mapping Class Groups

  17. Back Matter

    Pages 269-282