Conceptual Mathematics: A First Introduction to Categories download free [PDF and Ebook] by F. William Lawvere

Conceptual Mathematics: A First Introduction to Categories download free [PDF and Ebook] by F. William Lawvere year 2009
  • Book name: Conceptual Mathematics: A First Introduction to Categories
  • Author: F. William Lawvere
  • Release date: 2009/6/2
  • Publisher: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Science and Geography
  • ISBN: 9780521719162
  • Rating: 9.26 of 10
  • Votes: 221
  • Review by: Brayden Greiner
  • Review rating: 7.99 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/20
  • Total pages: 404
  • Includes a PDF summary of 36 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: In the last 60 years, the use of the notion of category has led to a remarkable unification and simplification of mathematics. Conceptual Mathematics introduces this tool for the learning, development, and use of mathematics, to beginning students and also to practising mathematical scientists. This book provides a skeleton key that makes explicit some concepts and procedures that are common to all branches of pure and applied mathematics. The treatment does not presuppose knowledge of specific fields, but rather develops, from basic definitions, such elementary categories as discrete dynamical systems and directed graphs; the fundamental ideas are then illuminated by examples in these categories. This second edition provides links with more advanced topics of possible study. In the new appendices and annotated bibliography the reader will find concise introductions to adjoint functors and geometrical structures, as well as sketches of relevant historical developments.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 22H6M27S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Mathematical Logic, Algebra, Combinatorics & Graph Theory
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 63.75 USD
  • Dimensions: 171x244x25mm
  • Weight: 780g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Cambridge, United Kingdom
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