Motivated by recent progress in the study of early-type galaxies owing to technological advances, the launch of new space telescopes, and large ground-based surveys, we attempt a short review of our current understanding of the recent star formation activity in such intriguing galactic systems.
|Title of host publication
|In: Pathways Through an Eclectic Universe - ASP Conf Series 390
|Astronomical Society of the Pacific
|Published - 2008