Steve Awodey Professor Department of Philosophy Carnegie Mellon University. Research Areas. Category Theory Logic Philosophy of Mathematics. Category Theory has 59 ratings and 3 reviews. Santino said: Went through this book at a rate of one paragraph per week, and even that was too fast. If yo. This text provides a comprehensive reference to category theory, containing exercises, for researchers and graduates in philosophy, mathematics, computer.

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Limits and Colimits 6: Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Warren, Journal of Symbolic Logic Clear, understandable, containing loads of examples and exercises to grasp the basics. Mark Gomer rated it really liked it Jan 01, The basic definitions, theorems, and proofs are made accessible by assuming few mathematical pre-requisites but without compromising mathematical rigour. Groups and Categories 5. Categories of Diagrams 9: The presentation of the material is from the concrete to the abstract, proofs are worked out in detail and the examples and the exercises spread throughout the text mark a pleasant rhythm for its reading.

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Butz, Journal of Symbolic Logic 65 3pp. Daniel rated it really liked it Feb 01, Thanks for your recommendation. Shu Tanaka rated it really liked it Nov 07, Nearly a hundred new exercises have also been added, many with solutions, to make the book more useful as a course text and for caategory. To ask other readers questions about Category Theoryplease sign up.


June 11, at 9: Refresh and try again. Hao rated it liked it Jul 08, Many of the Oxford Logic Guides are described as much easier entry points than they are. December 1, at Yes, and I mention it here. After catetory you may embark on Saunders’ book. Michael rated it really liked it Dec 19, Joseph Lee rated it really liked it Feb 15, Slides from a talk at an AMS meeting, January For example, the whys and wherefores of the first example of a universal mapping property are not really explained that well nor why we should be particularly interested in free categories.

There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Bulletin of Symbolic Logic. Although it dategory few mathematical pre-requisites, the standard of mathematical rigour is not compromised.

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