Submission: 2008, Aug 7
We prove that for any infinite field stability for the third homology of the special linear group begins at n=3, and that the cokernel at the previous step is the square of Milnor K-theory. We discuss applications to indecomposable K_3 and to Milnor-Witt K-theory.
2000 Mathematics Subject Classification: 20G10
Keywords and Phrases: K-theory, Special Linear Group, Group Homology
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