on the equivalence of the ring, lattice, and semigroup of continuous functions

Citation data:

Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society, ISSN: 1088-6826, Vol: 7, Issue: 6, Page: 959-960

Publication Year:
1956
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Repository URL:
http://scholarship.claremont.edu/hmc_fac_pub/336
DOI:
10.1090/s0002-9939-1956-0082490-3
Author(s):
Henriksen, Melvin
Publisher(s):
American Mathematical Society (AMS)
Tags:
Mathematics; Algebraic topology; Algebra; continuous functions; Physical Sciences and Mathematics
article description
A large number of papers have been published that are devoted to showing that certain algebraic objects obtained by defining operations on the set of all continuous real-valued functions on a suitably restricted topological space determine the space. We mention but a few of them in this article.