Another Theorem of Burnside

  • Benjamin Steinberg
Part of the Universitext book series (UTX)


In this chapter we give another application of representation theory to finite group theory, again due to Burnside. The result is based on a study of real characters and conjugacy classes.

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© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Mathematics and StatisticsCarleton UniversityOttawaCanada
  2. 2.Department of MathematicsThe City College of New YorkNew YorkUSA

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