Homology Theory: An Introduction to Algebraic Topology available in Paperback
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- Cambridge University Press
This account of algebraic topology is complete in itself, assuming no previous knowledge of the subject. It is used as a textbook for students in the final year of an undergraduate course or on graduate courses and as a handbook for mathematicians in other branches who want some knowledge of the subject.
|Publisher:||Cambridge University Press|
|Product dimensions:||5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.14(d)|
Table of ContentsGeneral Introduction; Part I. Homology Theory of Polyhedra: 1. Background to Part I; 2. The Topology of Polyhedra; 3. Homology Theory of Simplicial Complex; 4. Chain Complexes; 5. The Contrahomology Ring for Polyhedra; 6. Abelian Groups and Homological Algebra; 7. The Fundamental Group and Covering Spaces; Part II. General Homology Theory; 8. Background to Part II; 9. Contrahomology and Maps; 10. Singular Homology Theory; 11. The Singular Contrahomology Ring; 12. Special Homology Theory and Homology Theory of Groups; Bibliography; Index.