Dimension theory

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This article is about dimension theory in topology. For dimension theory in commutative algebra, see dimension theory (algebra).

In mathematics, dimension theory is a branch of general topology dealing with dimensional invariants of topological spaces.[1][2][3][4]

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  1. ^ Katětov, Miroslav; Simon, Petr (1997), "Origins of dimension theory", Handbook of the history of general topology, Vol. 1, Kluwer Acad. Publ., Dordrecht, pp. 113–134, MR 1617557 .
  2. ^ Hurewicz, Witold; Wallman, Henry (1941), Dimension Theory, Princeton Mathematical Series, v. 4, Princeton, N. J.: Princeton University Press, MR 0006493 .
  3. ^ Nadler, Sam B., Jr. (2002), Dimension theory: an introduction with exercises, Aportaciones Matemáticas: Textos [Mathematical Contributions: Texts] 18, Sociedad Matemática Mexicana, México, ISBN 970-32-0026-5, MR 1925171 .
  4. ^ Lipscomb, Stephen Leon (2009), Fractals and universal spaces in dimension theory, Springer Monographs in Mathematics, Springer, New York, doi:10.1007/978-0-387-85494-6, ISBN 978-0-387-85493-9, MR 2460244 .