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An order theoretic characterization of nested spaces


Author: R. E. Smithson
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 83 (1981), 207-210
MSC: Primary 54F05; Secondary 54F50
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-1981-0620015-6
MathSciNet review: 620015
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Abstract: A characterization of nested spaces in terms of their order theoretic properties is given. This characterization is analogous to the order theoretic characterization of trees given by L. E. Ward, Jr.


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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-1981-0620015-6
Keywords: Partially ordered spaces, nested spaces
Article copyright: © Copyright 1981 American Mathematical Society

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