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 Title Higher Topos Theory
 Author(s) Jacob Lurie
 Publisher: Princeton University Press (July 26, 2009)
 Permission: Link to the draft at author's homepage
 Paperback 944 pages
 eBook PDF (Files)949 pages)
 Language: English
 ISBN10: 0691140499
 ISBN13: 9780691140490
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Book Description
Higher category theory is generally regarded as technical and forbidding, but part of it is considerably more tractable: the theory of infinitycategories, higher categories in which all higher morphisms are assumed to be invertible.
This book presents the foundations of this theory, using the language of weak Kan complexes introduced by Boardman and Vogt, and shows how existing theorems in algebraic topology can be reformulated and generalized in the theory's new language. The result is a powerful theory with applications in many areas of mathematics.
About the Authors Jacob Lurie is associate professor of mathematics at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
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