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Von Neumann Algebras by Vaughan F. R. Jones

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Von Neumann Algebras
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Publisher: UC Berkeley Mathematics
Number of pages: 159

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The purpose of these notes is to provide a rapid introduction to von Neumann algebras which gets to the examples and active topics with a minimum of technical baggage. The philosophy is to lavish attention on a few key results and examples, and we prefer to make simplifying assumptions rather than go for the most general case. Thus we do not hesitate to give several proofs of a single result, or repeat an argument with different hypotheses.

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