**Topological
Methods in Modern Mathematics**

A Symposium in Honor of John Milnor's Sixtieth Birthday

Goldberg and Phillips, eds. xxiv + 566 pages, with photos and
color plates.

Clothbound. 1993

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**Contents:**

*Preface; Portrait of John Milnor by Alfred Eisenstaedt, 1963; Publications of
John Milnor*

**SURVEYS OF THE WORK OF JOHN MILNOR**

Milnor's work from the perspective of algebraic topology. *Jim Stasheff
*An aroma of paradox and audacity: Milnor's work in differential topology.

**GLOBAL GEOMETRY, TOPOLOGY AND MATHEMATICAL PHYSICS
**Reflections on the theme of the poster.

Legendrian and transversal knots in tight contact 3-manifolds.

Milnor's work and knot polynomials.

Combinatorial differential manifolds.

Quasiperiodic structures in topology.

Algebraic geometry associated with matrix models of two dimensional gravity.

**ALGEBRAIC GEOMETRY AND K-THEORY
**From Quillen metrics to Reidemeister metrics:

some aspects of the Ray-Singer analytic torsion.

Cycle spaces and intersection theory.

**DYNAMICAL SYSTEMS**

*
Portrait of John Milnor by Susan Dooley, Janauary 1993; Plates*

Bounds for Milnor numbers of intersections in holomorphic dynamical systems. *V.
I. Arnol'd*

Cubic polynomials: turning around the connectedness locus.* Bodil Branner*

Descriptions of compact sets in **C**.* Adrien Douady*

Local connectivity of Julia sets and bifurcation loci: three theorems of J.-C.
Joccoz. *J. H. Hubbard*

Milnor's attractors, persistent recurrence and renormalization. *Mikhail
Lyhubich*

Linking the universalities of Milnor-Thurson, Feigenbaum and Ahlfors-Bers.*
Dennis Sullivan*