Elementary categories, elementary toposes (Book, 2005) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
Elementary categories, elementary toposes Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Elementary categories, elementary toposes

Author: Colin MacLarty
Publisher: Oxford Clarendon Press 2005
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : ReprintView all editions and formats

The text introduces categories and elementary toposes while requiring little mathematical background. It defines the key concepts and gives complete elementary proofs of theorems, including the  Read more...


(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...


Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Colin MacLarty
ISBN: 0198514735 9780198514732
OCLC Number: 552406388
Notes: Literaturverz. S. [257] - 261
Description: XIII, 265 Seiten Diagramme
Contents: Introduction; PART I: CATEGORIES: Rudimentary structures in a category; Products, equalizers, and their duals; Groups; Sub-objects, pullbacks, and limits; Relations; Cartesian closed categories; Product operators and others; PART II: THE CATEGORY OF CATEGORIES: Functors and categories; Natural transformations; Adjunctions; Slice categories; Mathematical foundations; PART III: TOPOSES: Basics; The internal language; A soundness proof for topos logic; From the internallanguage to the topos; The fundamental theorem; External semantics; Natural number objects; Categories in a topos; Topologies; PART IV: SOME TOPOSES: Sets; Synthetic differential geometry; The effective topos; Relations in regular categories; Further reading; Bibliography; Index.
Responsibility: Colin McLarty
More information:


Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

It has the virtue of bringing together a great deal of basic material which is otherwise scattered about in research texts and articles. * Studia Logica * A comprehensive introduction to elementary Read more...

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...


Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.