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Lifting of Characters

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Part of the Progress in Mathematics book series (PM, volume 101)

Abstract

In Lifting of Characters and Harish-Chandra’s Method of Descent [1] we discussed lifting of characters from endoscopic groups in terms which we need for Arthur's conjectures [4]. This paper is an expository version of [1], written with some important special cases in mind and illustrated by numerous examples. We refer the reader to the introduction to [1] for motivation; here we limit ourselves to a summary of some essential points and a discussion of how this paper differs from [1].

Keywords

Real Form Discrete Series Borel Subgroup Principal Series Cartan Subgroup 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of MathematicsUniversity of MarylandCollege ParkUSA

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