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Complete lattices and the generalized Cantor theorem

Authors: Roy O. Davies, Allan Hayes and George Rousseau
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 27 (1971), 253-258
MSC: Primary 06.30
MathSciNet review: 0268091
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Abstract: Cantor's Theorem is generalized to a theorem on partially ordered sets.

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Keywords: Cantor's Theorem, left continuity, monotone mappings
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