**Current Topics in Complex Algebraic Geometry**

by Herbert Clemens, János Kollár

**Publisher**: Cambridge University Press 1996**ISBN/ASIN**: 0521562449**ISBN-13**: 9780521562447**Number of pages**: 172

**Description**:

The 1992/93 academic year at the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute was devoted to Complex Algebraic Geometry. This volume collects survey articles that arose from this event, which took place at a time when algebraic geometry was undergoing a major change. To put it succinctly, algebraic geometry has opened up to ideas and connections from other fields that have traditionally been far away.

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