An Introduction to Category Theory in Four Easy Movements

An Introduction to Category Theory in Four Easy Movements

An Introduction to Category Theory in Four Easy Movements
by A. Schalk, H. Simmons

Publisher: Manchester University 2005
Number of pages: 197

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Notes for a course offered as part of the MSc. in Mathematical Logic, Manchester University. From the table of contents: Development and exercises; Functors and natural transformations; Limits and colimits, a universal solution; Cartesian closed categories.

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