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The topological complementation theorem à la Zorn

Author: Paul S. Schnare
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 35 (1972), 285-286
MSC: Primary 54A05; Secondary 06A20
Erratum: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 65 (1977), 188.
MathSciNet review: 0296884
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Abstract: Steiner's topological complementation theorem is given a short simple proof using Zorn's Lemma.

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Keywords: Topological complementation theorem, lattice of topologies, principal topologies, complemented lattice
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