The Topological Classification of Stratified Spaces
298 pages

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6 x 9

© 1994
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Table of Contents
Contents
Introduction
Part I: Manifold theory
1. Algebraic Ktheory and topology
2. Surgery theory
3. Spacification and functoriality
4. Applications
Part II: General theory
5. Definitions and examples
6. Classification of stratified spaces
7. Transverse stratified classification
8. PT category
9. Controlled topology
10. Proof of main theorems in topology
Part III: Applications and illustrations
11. Manifolds and embedding theory revisited
12. Supernormal spaces and varieties
13. Group actions
14. Rigidity conjectures
Bibliography
Index
Part I: Manifold theory
1. Algebraic Ktheory and topology
2. Surgery theory
3. Spacification and functoriality
4. Applications
Part II: General theory
5. Definitions and examples
6. Classification of stratified spaces
7. Transverse stratified classification
8. PT category
9. Controlled topology
10. Proof of main theorems in topology
Part III: Applications and illustrations
11. Manifolds and embedding theory revisited
12. Supernormal spaces and varieties
13. Group actions
14. Rigidity conjectures
Bibliography
Index
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