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GALAXIES IN THE UNIVERSE: AN INTRODUCTION

Linda S. Sparke and John S. Gallagher, III

University of Wisconsin, Madison

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Table of Contents

LARGE-SCALE DISTRIBUTION OF GALAXIES
Observations of large-scale structure
Measures of galaxy clustering
Expansion of a homogeneous Universe
Growth of structure: peculiar motions
How do peculiar velocities build up?
Growth of structure: clusters, walls, and voids


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