International Journal of Mathematics and Mathematical Sciences
Volume 2005 (2005), Issue 15, Pages 2359-2364

A fixed point theorem for a pair of maps satisfying a general contractive condition of integral type

P. Vijayaraju,1 B. E. Rhoades,2 and R. Mohanraj1

1Department of Mathematics, Anna University, Chennai 600 025, India
2Department of Mathematics, Indiana University, Bloomington 47405-7106, IN, USA

Received 18 October 2004; Revised 20 July 2005

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We give a general condition which enables one to easily establish fixed point theorems for a pair of maps satisfying a contractive inequality of integral type.