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Generalized contractions and applications. (English) Zbl 0968.54029
Cluj-Napoca: Cluj University Press. 198 p. (2001).
This is a very well-written book, containing a wealth of material on metric fixed point theory. The author has given a systematic development of the subject. There are various open problems which will be a valuable source for young researchers. The book will be of immense use to researchers in the field. The list of references is quite impressive. I am sure that everyone with an interest in fixed point theory will welcome a new edition in one’s personal library.

54H25 Fixed-point and coincidence theorems (topological aspects)
47H10 Fixed-point theorems
54-02 Research exposition (monographs, survey articles) pertaining to general topology