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The character of $ \omega \sb{1}$ in first countable spaces


Author: William G. Fleissner
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 62 (1977), 149-155
MSC: Primary 54A25; Secondary 04A20
MathSciNet review: 0438272
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Abstract: We define a cardinal function $ \chi (P,Q)$, where P and Q are properties of topological spaces. We show that it is consistent and independent that $ \chi ({\omega _1},\;{\text{first}}\;{\text{countable}}) = {\omega _1}$.


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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-1977-0438272-7
Keywords: Cardinal functions in topology, diamond plus, Kurepa's hypothesis
Article copyright: © Copyright 1977 American Mathematical Society