Category Theory for Computing Science
by Michael Barr, Charles Wells
Publisher: Prentice Hall 1998
Number of pages: 544
This book is a textbook in basic category theory, written specifically to be read by researchers and students in computing science. We expound the constructions we feel are basic to category theory in the context of examples and applications to computing science.
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by Bartosz Milewski - unglue.it
Category theory is the kind of math that is particularly well suited for the minds of programmers. It deals with the kind of structure that makes programs composable. And I will argue strongly that composition is the essence of programming.
by Jacob Lurie - Harvard University
Contents: Stable infinite-Categories; infinite-Operads; Algebras and Modules over infinte-Operads; Associative Algebras and Their Modules; Little Cubes and Factorizable Sheaves; Algebraic Structures on infinite-Categories; and more.
by David I. Spivak - arXiv
We attempt to show that category theory can be applied throughout the sciences as a framework for modeling phenomena and communicating results. In order to target the scientific audience, this book is example-based rather than proof-based.
This book is an introduction to category theory, written for those who have some understanding of one or more branches of abstract mathematics, such as group theory, analysis or topology. It contains examples drawn from various branches of math.