International Journal of Mathematics and Mathematical Sciences
Volume 5 (1982), Issue 3, Pages 621-623

On whitehead's second lemma for Lie algebras

William T. Fletcher

Department of Mathematics, North Carolina Central University, Durham 27707, North Carolina, USA

Received 4 December 1980; Revised 15 September 1981

Copyright © 1982 William T. Fletcher. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.


A proof of Whitehead's second lemma which is independent of the first Whitehead lemma is given.