Categories for the Working Mathematician


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Category Theory has developed rapidly. This book aims to present those ideas and methods which can now be effectively used by Mathe maticians working in a variety of other fields of Mathematical research. This occurs at several levels. On the first level, categories provide a convenient conceptual language, based on the notions of category, functor, natural transformation, contravariance, and functor category. These notions are presented, with appropriate examples, in Chapters I and II. Next comes the fundamental idea of an ...

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Sep 14, 2012

the bible of category theory

This book is the Book for category theory. Many novel theories and result are not
covered, as it happens with fundamental treatises; but it is easily the most cited book on the subject by category theorists.

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Feb 12, 2009

Perfect, couldn't be better

This is virtually an encyclopedia on the subject which professor Saunders taught me in graduate school at U of Chicago. It is 2 things -- set theory without the paradoxes, and a way to say

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