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Categories for the working mathematician

Author: Saunders Mac Lane
Publisher: New York : Springer, 2000.
Series: Graduate texts in mathematics, 5.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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This second edition includes a number of revisions and additions, including new chapters on topics of active interest: symmetric monoidal categories and braided monoidal categories, and the coherence  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Saunders Mac Lane
ISBN: 0387984038 9780387984032
OCLC Number: 439707816
Description: XII, 314 str. : ilustr. ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1: Categories, Functors and Natural Transformation. 2: Constructions on Categories. 3: Universals and Limits. 4: Adjoints. 5: Limits. 6: Monads and Algebras. 7: Monoids. 8: Abelian Categories. 9: Special Limits. 10: Kan Extensions. 11: Symmetry and Braiding in Monoidal Categories. 12: Structures in Categories. Tables of Categories. Bibliography.
Series Title: Graduate texts in mathematics, 5.
Responsibility: Saunders Mac Lane.
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From the reviews of the second edition:"The book under review is an introduction to the theory of categories which, as the title suggests, is addressed to the (no-nonsense) working mathematician, Read more...

 
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