1. Introduction

  1. Robert H. Crabtree

Published Online: 27 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471718769.ch1

The Organometallic Chemistry of the Transition Metals, Fourth Edition

The Organometallic Chemistry of the Transition Metals, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Crabtree, R. H. (2005) Introduction, in The Organometallic Chemistry of the Transition Metals, Fourth Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471718769.ch1

Author Information

  1. Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 JAN 2005
  2. Published Print: 15 APR 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471662563

Online ISBN: 9780471718765

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Keywords:

  • metal–carbon bonds;
  • electroneutrality principle;
  • classical or Werner complexes

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Werner Complexes

  • The Trans Effect

  • Soft Versus Hard Ligands

  • The Crystal Field

  • The Ligand Field

  • Back Bonding

  • Electroneutrality

  • Types of Ligand