International Journal of Mathematics and Mathematical Sciences
Volume 16 (1993), Issue 1, Pages 199-200
Research notes

Retracts in equiconnected spaces

Jin Ho Kwak1 and Jaeun Lee2

1Department of Mathematics, Pohang Institute of Science and Technology, Pohang 790-600, Korea
2Department of Mathematics, Kyungpook University, Taegu 702-701, Korea

Received 6 June 1990

Copyright © 1993 Jin Ho Kwak and Jaeun Lee. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.


The object of this paper is to show that the concepts “retract” and “strong deformation retract” coincide for a subset of an equiconnected space. Also, we have a similar local version in a locally equiconnected space.