2 edition of **Algebraic topology.** found in the catalog.

Algebraic topology.

Franz, Wolfgang

- 267 Want to read
- 24 Currently reading

Published
**1968**
by F. Ungar Pub. Co. in New York
.

Written in English

- Algebraic topology,
- Homology theory

**Edition Notes**

Translation of Topologie II: Algebraische Topologie. Bibliography: p. 165-166.

The Physical Object | |
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Pagination | v, 170 p. illus. ; |

Number of Pages | 170 |

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Open Library | OL19418870M |

algebraic topology allows their realizations to be of an algebraic nature. Classical algebraic topology consists in the construction and use of functors from some category of topological spaces into an algebraic category, say of groups. But one can also postulate that global qualitative geometry is itself of an algebraic Size: 2MB. Based on lectures to advanced undergraduate and first-year graduate students, this is a thorough, sophisticated and modern treatment of elementary algebraic topology, essentially from a homotopy theoretic viewpoint. The presentation of the homotopy theory and the account of duality in homology manifolds make the text ideal for a course on either homotopy or homology idea of 5/5(2).

ELEMENTARY APPLIED TOPOLOGY. R. Ghrist, "Elementary Applied Topology", ISBN , Sept. please cite as: R. Ghrist, "Elementary Applied Topology", ed. , Createspace, this text covers the mathematics behind the exciting new field of applied topology; both the mathematics and the applications are taught side-by-side. Algebraic topology is a branch of mathematics that uses tools from abstract algebra to study topological basic goal is to find algebraic invariants that classify topological spaces up to homeomorphism, though usually most classify up to homotopy equivalence.. Although algebraic topology primarily uses algebra to study topological problems, using topology to solve algebraic .

Building on rudimentary knowledge of real analysis, point-set topology, and basic algebra, Basic Algebraic Topology provides plenty of material for a two-semester course in algebraic topology. The book first introduces the necessary fundamental concepts, such as relative homotopy, fibrations and cofibrations, category theory, cell complexes. Book Description. Building on rudimentary knowledge of real analysis, point-set topology, and basic algebra, Basic Algebraic Topology provides plenty of material for a two-semester course in algebraic topology. The book first introduces the necessary fundamental concepts, such as relative homotopy, fibrations and cofibrations, category theory, cell complexes, and simplicial complexes.

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A downloadable textbook in algebraic topology. What's in the Book. To get an idea you can look at the Table of Contents and the Preface. Printed Version: The book was published by Cambridge University Press in in both paperback and hardback editions, but only the paperback version is currently available (ISBN ).

I have tried very hard to keep the price of the Algebraic topology. book. out of 5 stars A fundamental book for algebraic topology. Reviewed in Italy on May 3, Verified Purchase. This is a must-have for the ones approaching Algebraic Topology. It is full of examples and counterexamples, and present the arguments in a geometry-flavoured way, with a very natural order.

Really recommended/5(52). It is a decent book in algebraic topology, as a reference. At first, I found this textbook rather hard to read. Too many lemmas, theorems, etceteras.

Three suggestions: 1. Needs more pictures, especially for the simplicial homology Chapter. CW complexes should be covered before duality and not after. Needs more examples and exercises/5(2).

This book was an incredible step forward when it was written (). Lefschetz's Algebraic Topology (ColloquiumVol 27) was the main text at the time.A large number of other good to great books on the subject have appeared since then, so a review for current readers needs to address two separate issues: its suitability as a textbook and its mathematical content/5(4).

This book is written as a textbook on algebraic topology. The first part covers the material for Algebraic topology. book introductory courses about homotopy and homology.

The second part presents more advanced applications and concepts (duality, characteristic classes, homotopy groups of spheres, bordism).5/5(2).

It is a good course which leads the reader systematically to the point at which he can begin to tackle problems in algebraic topology. This book remains one of the best sources for the material which every young algebraic topologist should know." (Corina Mohorianu, Zentralblatt MATH, Vol.

(3), )Cited by: Great introduction to algebraic topology. For those who have never taken a course or read a book on topology, I think Hatcher's book is a decent starting point. However, (IMO) you should have a working familiarity with Euclidean Geometry, College Algebra, Logic or Discrete Math, and Set Theory before attempting this book/5.

Intended for use both as a text and a reference, this book is an exposition of the fundamental ideas of algebraic topology. The first third of the book covers the fundamental group, its definition and its application in the study of covering spaces.

The focus then turns to homology theory, including cohomology, cup products, cohomology operations, and topological manifolds.4/5(4). The book has no homology theory, so it contains only one initial part of algebraic topology.

BUT, another part of algebraic topology is in the new jointly authored book Nonabelian Algebraic Topology: filtered spaces, crossed complexes, cubical homotopy groupoids (NAT) published in by the European Mathematical Society.

The print version is not cheap, but seems to me good value for pages, and. A Concise Course in Algebraic Topology. University of Chicago Press, [$18] — Good for getting the big picture.

Perhaps not as easy for a beginner as the preceding book. • G E Bredon. Topology and Geometry. Springer GTM[$70] — Includes basics on smooth manifolds, and even some point-set topology. • R Bott and L W Tu File Size: 65KB. This is an expanded and much improved revision of Greenberg's Lectures on Algebraic Topology (Benjamin ), Harper adding 76 pages to the original, most of which remains intact in this version.

Greenberg's book was most notable for its emphasis on the Eilenberg-Steenrod axioms for any homology theory and for the verification of those axioms 5/5(1). A Concise Course in Algebraic Topology (J. May) This book explains the following topics: The fundamental group and some of its applications, Categorical language and the van Kampen theorem, Covering spaces, Graphs, Compactly generated spaces, Cofibrations, Fibrations, Based cofiber and fiber sequences, Higher homotopy groups, CW complexes, The homotopy excision and suspension.

Algebraic Topology. This book, published inis a beginning graduate-level textbook on algebraic topology from a fairly classical point of view. To find out more or to download it in electronic form, follow this link to the download page.

Books on CW complexes 4. Diﬀerential forms and Morse theory 5. Equivariant algebraic topology 6. Category theory and homological algebra 7. Simplicial sets in algebraic topology 8. The Serre spectral sequence and Serre class theory 9. The Eilenberg-Moore spectral sequence Cohomology operations Vector File Size: 1MB.

algebraic topology, details involving point-set topology are often treated lightly or skipped entirely in the body of the text. Not included in this book is the important but somewhat more sophisticated. The treatment on algebraic topology later in the book is a little light.

flag Like see review. Nigel Lim rated it it was amazing. Delightfully clear exposition and rigorous proofs. The exercises vary from simple applications of theorems to challenging proofs. Good, clean treatment of point-set topology and algebraic topology /5.

Algebraic Topology Here are pdf files for the individual chapters of the book. To get enough material for a one-semester introductory course you could start by downloading just Chapters 0, 1, and 2, along with the Table of Contents, Bibliography and Index.

This book presents the first concepts of the topics in algebraic topology such as the general simplicial complexes, simplicial homology theory, fundamental groups, covering spaces and singular homology theory in greater detail.

Originally published inthis book has become one of the seminal : Springer Singapore. Algebraic topology (also known as homotopy theory) is a flourishing branch of modern mathematics.

It is very much an international subject and this is reflected in the background of the 36 leading experts who have contributed to the Handbook. In most mathematics departments at major universities one of the three or four basic first-year graduate courses is in the subject of algebraic topology.

This introductory textbook in algebraic topology is suitable for use in a course or for self-study, featuring broad coverage of the subject and a readable exposition, with many examples and exercises.4/5(7).

The purpose of this book is to help the aspiring reader acquire this essential common sense about algebraic topology in a short period of time. To this end, Sato leads the reader through simple but meaningful examples in The single most difficult thing one faces when one begins to learn a new branch of mathematics is to get a feel for the /5.Algebraic Topology *immediately available upon purchase as print book shipments may be delayed due to the COVID crisis.

ebook access is temporary and does not include ownership of the ebook. Only valid for books with an ebook version.Based on what you have said about your background, you will find Peter May's book "A Concise Course in Algebraic Topology" an appropriate read. Peter does not shy away from using categorical or homological machinery when dealing with this material, but also encourages his reader to become adept at the sort of calculations which yield insight into the nature of the subject.