Banach’s Proof of CBT

  • Arie HinkisEmail author
Part of the Science Networks. Historical Studies book series (SNHS, volume 45)


In 1924, 42 years after Cantor had first mentioned CBT, and after over 15 published proofs, Banach offered a new proof, with new gestalt and new metaphors.


Arbitrary Element Equal Power Original Proof Previous Proof Inverse Inclusion 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.The Cohn Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and IdeasTel Aviv UniversityTel AvivIsrael

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