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A simple-homotopy approach to the finiteness obstruction. (English) Zbl 0472.57014
Shape theory and geometric topology, Proc. Conf., Dubrovnik 1981, Lect. Notes Math. 870, 73-81 (1981).

57Q10 Simple homotopy type, Whitehead torsion, Reidemeister-Franz torsion, etc.
57Q05 General topology of complexes
18F25 Algebraic \(K\)-theory and \(L\)-theory (category-theoretic aspects)
55P10 Homotopy equivalences in algebraic topology