Freely indecomposable groups acting on hyperbolic spaces

Ilya Kapovich, Richard Weidmann

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We obtain a number of finiteness results for groups acting on Gromov-hyperbolic spaces. In particular we show that a torsion-free locally quasiconvex hyperbolic group has only finitely many conjugacy classes of n-generated one-ended subgroups.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)115-171
Number of pages57
JournalInternational Journal of Algebra and Computation
Issue number2
StatePublished - Apr 1 2004


  • 3-manifolds
  • Nielsen methods
  • Word-hyperbolic groups

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Mathematics(all)

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