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A short proof of the Frobenius theorem

Author: Albert T. Lundell
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 116 (1992), 1131-1133
MSC: Primary 58A30; Secondary 58A15
MathSciNet review: 1145422
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Abstract: By separating the algebraic and analytic aspect of Frobenius' theorem on involutive distributions, we are able to give a simplified proof.

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