Submission: 2009, Feb 17
The article gives an overview of the methods developed in my book "Spezialisierung von quadratischen und symmetrisch bilinearen Formen" in the first ten sections. It can be found on my homepage. Presently the book is in the process of translation by Thomas Unger. Sections 1-10 are already translated and can be found again on my homepage (preliminary version).
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