## HOUSTON JOURNAL OF MATHEMATICS

### Archived Edition
Vol. 11, No. 2, 1985

*Editors*: H. Brezis (Paris), J. Hausen (Houston), J.A. Johnson (Houston), B. Jóhnson (Nashville), A. Lelek (Houston), J.W. Neuberger (Emory), B.H. Neumann (Australian National University), G.-C. Rota (MIT)

*Managing Editor*: G.G. Johnson (Houston)

Houston Journal of Mathematics

*Contents*

**M. E. Adams, V. Koubek, J. Sichler
**

Homomorphisms and Endomorphisms of Distributive Lattices, pp.
129-145.

**E. Z. Andalafte, R. W. Freese
**

New Metric Characterizations of Banach Spaces, pp. 147-150.

**P. W. Bates
**

Containment for Weakly Coupled Parabolic Systems, pp. 151-158.

**H. S. Bear
**

Non-Negative Heat Functions on a Rectangle, pp. 159-170.

**Francisco L. Hernandez
**

Continuous Functionals on a Class of Orlicz Spaces, pp.
171-181.

**V. A. Hiremath
**

Cofinitely Projective Modules, pp. 183-190.

**Richard Jerrard
**

Fixed Points and Product Spaces, pp. 191-198.

**J. K. Kohli
**

A Geometrical View to Connectifications and Pathwise Connectifications, pp. 199-206.

**Jonathan Leech
**

Cohomology Theory for Monoid Congruences, pp.
207-223.

**Wayne Lewis
**

Compact Group Actions on Chainable Continua, pp. 225-236.

**Ahmad Mirbagheri, L. J. Ratliff, Jr.
**

Note on Maximal Overrings, pp. 237-246.

**Nobuharu Onoda, Takasi Sugatani, Ken-ichi Yoshida
**

Local Quasinormality and Closedness Type Criteria, pp. 247-256.

**D. S. Passman
**

Semiprime Crossed Products, pp.
257-267.

**James A. Schafer
**

The `Inverse' Bokstein for Tate Cohomology, pp. 269-275.