Groups pp 87-153 | Cite as

Group Actions and Permutation Groups

  • Antonio Machì
Part of the UNITEXT book series (UNITEXT)


Group actions on sets provide a powerful way of obtaining information about a group. Moreover, a number of results seen in the preceding chapters whose proofs have a similar flavor may all be proved using the technique of group action.


Normal Subgroup Conjugacy Class Simple Group Semidirect Product Klein Group 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Antonio Machì
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  1. 1.Department of MathematicsUniversity La SapienzaRomeItaly

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