Collects the most recent results scattered throughout the literature on the theory of amenable groups, presenting a detailed investigation of the major features. The first part of the book discusses the different types of amenability properties, with basic examples listed. The second part provides complementary information on various aspects of amenability and a look at future directions.
Table of Contents
Fundamental Characterizations of Amenable Groups.
The Class of Amenable Groups.
Complements on the Characteristic Properties of Amenable Groups.
Complements on Invariant Means Properties.
The Phenomenon of Amenability.
Author and Subject Indexes.