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ABSTRACT

1.INTRODUCTION

2.STELLAR STREAMS: DETECTION METHODS AND EXAMPLES
2.1.Resolved stellar structures in the Local Group
2.2.Detection methods in and beyond the Local Group
2.3.Unresolved features beyond the Local Group
2.4.Resolved structures beyond the Local Group

3.N-BODY MODELING OF STREAMS

4.STELLAR TIDAL STREAMS AS A GALACTIC FORMATION DIAGNOSTIC

5.THE ROLE OF INTERACTIONS WITHIN DWARF GALAXY HALOS
5.1.Observational evidence for substructure at dwarf galaxy scales
5.2.Implications of dwarf-dwarf interactions

6.INDUCED STAR FORMATION, DISK STRUCTURE, AND TIDAL STREAMS

7.FUTURE PROSPECTS

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