A weak Asplund space whose dual is not weak fragmentable

Authors:
Petar S. Kenderov, Warren B. Moors and Scott Sciffer

Journal:
Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. **129** (2001), 3741-3747

MSC (2000):
Primary 54C60, 46B20, 54C10

Published electronically:
May 21, 2001

MathSciNet review:
1860511

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Under the assumption that there exists in the unit interval an uncountable set with the property that every continuous mapping from a Baire metric space into is constant on some non-empty open subset of , we construct a Banach space such that belongs to Stegall's class but is not fragmentable.

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**Petar S. Kenderov**

Affiliation:
Institute of Mathematics, Bulgarian Academy of Science, Acad. G. Bonchev Street, Block 8, 1113 Sofia, Bulgaria

Email:
pkend@bgcict.acad.bg; pkend@math.bas.bg

**Warren B. Moors**

Affiliation:
Department of Mathematics, University of Waikato, Private Bag 3105, Hamilton, New Zealand

Email:
moors@math.auckland.ac.nz

**Scott Sciffer**

Affiliation:
Department of Mathematics, University of Newcastle, Newcastle NSW-2308, Australia

DOI:
http://dx.doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-01-06002-6

Keywords:
Stegall's class,
fragmentability,
weak Asplund space,
double arrow space,
Baire space,
minimal usco.

Received by editor(s):
February 17, 2000

Received by editor(s) in revised form:
April 22, 2000

Published electronically:
May 21, 2001

Additional Notes:
The first author was partially supported by Grant MM-701/97 of the National Fund for Scientific Research of the Bulgarian Ministry of Education, Science and Technology

The second author was supported by a Marsden fund grant, VUW 703, administered by the Royal Society of New Zealand

Communicated by:
Jonathan M. Borwein

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American Mathematical Society