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A generalization of the Vietoris-Begle theorem

Authors: Jerzy Dydak and George Kozlowski
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 102 (1988), 209-212
MSC: Primary 55N05,; Secondary 55N20,55P20
MathSciNet review: 915746
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Abstract: A theorem is proved which generalizes both the Vietoris-Begle theorem and the cell-like theorem for spaces of finite defomation dimension. The proof is geometric and uses a double mapping cylinder trick.

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Keywords: Vietoris-Begle theorem, double mapping cylinder, loop space
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