Providence, R.I. American Mathematical Society, 1996. First Edition. Hardcover; First Printing. F. Item #125002
Fine condition.; ISBN: 0821805606 9780821805602. Series: Graduate studies in mathematics, v. 11.; 4to - 11" to 13" tall; Notes: Originally published: Amsterdam : North-Holland Pub. Co., 1977. Description: xx, 379 pages. Contents: Lie algebras Enveloping algebras Two-sided ideals in enveloping algebras Centres Induced representations Primitive ideals (the solvable case) Verma modules The enveloping algebra of a semi-simple Lie algebra Harish-Chandra modules Primitive ideals (the general case) Appendix Problems Bibliography Added in 1996 Index. Summary: Presents a systematic exposition of the algebraic approach to representations of Lie groups via representations of (or modules over) the corresponding universal enveloping algebras. This book provides the reader with insight and understanding of this subject. It is also suitable as a textbook for a graduate course.