# nLab Lie algebra representation

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### Context

#### Representation theory

representation theory

geometric representation theory

# Contents

## Idea

The representation/action of a Lie algebra $\mathfrak{g}$ on a vector space $V$.

## Definition

A Lie algebra homomorphism $\mathfrak{g} \to end(V)$ to the endomorphism Lie algebra of $V$.

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