Category theory. An introduction. 2nd ed. (English) Zbl 0437.18001

Sigma Series in Pure Mathematics. 1. Berlin: Heldermann Verlag. XV, 400 p. DM 48.00 (1979).


18-01 Introductory exposition (textbooks, tutorial papers, etc.) pertaining to category theory
18A20 Epimorphisms, monomorphisms, special classes of morphisms, null morphisms
18E05 Preadditive, additive categories
18E10 Abelian categories, Grothendieck categories
18A30 Limits and colimits (products, sums, directed limits, pushouts, fiber products, equalizers, kernels, ends and coends, etc.)
18A40 Adjoint functors (universal constructions, reflective subcategories, Kan extensions, etc.)
18A32 Factorization systems, substructures, quotient structures, congruences, amalgams
18B30 Categories of topological spaces and continuous mappings (MSC2010)
18B05 Categories of sets, characterizations
18A25 Functor categories, comma categories
18A35 Categories admitting limits (complete categories), functors preserving limits, completions