The dimension of the finite subsets of κ

Henry Kierstead, E. C. Milner

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We answer a question of M. Pouzet by showing that the Dushnik-Miller dimension of the finite subsets of the infinite cardinal κ ordered by inclusion is log log(κ).

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)227-231
Number of pages5
Issue number3
StatePublished - Dec 1 1996


  • Dimension
  • Independent family
  • Linear extension
  • Ordered set
  • Partition relation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Algebra and Number Theory
  • Geometry and Topology
  • Computational Theory and Mathematics


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