Basic Concepts of Enriched Category Theory
by Max Kelly
Publisher: Cambridge University Press 2005
Number of pages: 143
Although numerous contributions from divers authors have brought enriched category theory to a developed state, there is still no connected account of the theory, or even of a substantial part of it. The present book is designed to supply the want in part, by giving a fairly complete treatment of the limited area to which the title refers. The basic concepts of category theory certainly include the notion of functor-category, of limit and colimit, of Kan extension, and of density; with their applications to completions, perhaps including those relative completions given by categories of algebras for limit-defined theories.
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by Brendan Fong, David I Spivak - arXiv.org
This book is an invitation to discover advanced topics in category theory through concrete, real-world examples. The tour takes place over seven sketches, such as databases, electric circuits, etc, with the exploration of a categorical structure.
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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 David I. Spivak - The MIT Press
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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 basic to category theory in the context of applications to computing science.