Singularity Theory: Proceedings of the European

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The primary target audience is sophomore level undergraduates enrolled in a course in vector calculus. In the map in the center, the tropic of cancer is a smooth line; in the map on the left, it has a sharp corner. The most obvious construction is that of a Lie algebra which is the tangent space at the unit endowed with the Lie bracket between left-invariant vector fields. Gray — Category theory and topology with applications in theoretical computer science and higher dimensional category theory.

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Publisher: Cambridge University Press; 1 edition (June 3, 1999)


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