Amenability and Ergodic Properties of Topological Groups: From Bogolyubov Onwards Academic Article uri icon


  • The purpose of this expository article is to revisit the notions of amenability and ergodicity, and to point out that they appear for topological groups that are not necessarily locally compact in articles by Bogolyubov (1939), Fomin (1950), Dixmier (1950), and Rickert (1967).

author list (cited authors)

  • Grigorchuk, R., & Harpe, P.

citation count

  • 3

publication date

  • January 2017