Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - Oligomorphic Permutation Groups by Peter J. Cameron

The study of permutation groups has always been closely associated with that of highly symmetric structures. The objects considered here are countably infinite, but have only finitely many different substructures of any given finite size. They are precisely those structures which are determined by first-order logical axioms together with the assumption of countability. This book concerns such structures, their substructures and their automorphism groups. A wide range of techniques are used: group theory, combinatorics, Baire category and measure among them. The book arose from lectures given at a research symposium and retains their informal style, whilst including as well many recent results from a variety of sources. It concludes with exercises and unsolved research problems.

Buy Oligomorphic Permutation Groups by Peter J. Cameron from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780521388368
ISBN-10: 0521388368
Format: Paperback
(228mm x 152mm x 10mm)
Pages: 172
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 29-Jun-1990
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Book Reviews - Oligomorphic Permutation Groups by Peter J. Cameron

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Oligomorphic Permutation Groups book by Peter J. Cameron and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Books By Peter J. Cameron

Introduction to Algebra by Peter J. Cameron
Hardback, December 2007
$178.16
Topics in Algebraic Graph Theory by Peter J. Cameron
Hardback, October 2004
$229.50
Permutation Groups by Peter J. Cameron
Paperback, February 1999
$99.00