**Introduction to Categories and Categorical Logic**

by Samson Abramsky, Nikos Tzevelekos

**Publisher**: arXiv 2011**Number of pages**: 101

**Description**:

The aim of these notes is to provide a succinct, accessible introduction to some of the basic ideas of category theory and categorical logic. The main prerequisite is a basic familiarity with the elements of discrete mathematics: sets, relations and functions.

Download or read it online for free here:

**Download link**

(710KB, PDF)

## Similar books

**Abelian Categories: an Introduction to the Theory of Functors**

by

**Peter Freyd**-

**Harper and Row**

From the table of contents: Fundamentals (Contravariant functors and dual categories); Fundamentals of Abelian categories; Special functors and subcategories; Metatheorems; Functor categories; Injective envelopes; Embedding theorems.

(

**12901**views)

**A Gentle Introduction to Category Theory: the calculational approach**

by

**Maarten M. Fokkinga**-

**University of Twente**

These notes present the important notions from category theory. The intention is to provide a fairly good skill in manipulating with those concepts formally. This text introduces category theory in the calculational style of the proofs.

(

**18569**views)

**Model Categories and Simplicial Methods**

by

**Paul Goerss, Kristen Schemmerhorn**-

**Northwestern University**

There are many ways to present model categories, each with a different point of view. Here we would like to treat model categories as a way to build and control resolutions. We are going to emphasize the analog of projective resolutions.

(

**9341**views)

**Higher Operads, Higher Categories**

by

**Tom Leinster**-

**arXiv**

Higher-dimensional category theory is the study of n-categories, operads, braided monoidal categories, and other such exotic structures. It draws its inspiration from topology, quantum algebra, mathematical physics, logic, and computer science.

(

**11942**views)