Homological algebra. By Henri Cartan and Samuel Eilenberg. Prince- ton, The Princeton University Press, 15+ pp. $ At last this vigorous and. OK, I am looking at Cartan and Eilenberg Homological Algebra book (, printing). Chapter V.9, p97 they define functors T(-,-) of type L. Homological Algebra has now reached into almost every corner of modern mathematics. It started with the authored by H. Cartan and S. Eilenberg () [ 9].

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If this is the error I think it is and a bad one toohas it been corrected subsequently and where? For those of you who are new to the field, my suggestion is to stay far away from this text. Both were founding members of the Bourbaki and both received the Wolf Prize in Mathematics. My problem is that I do not see the inner logic in their notation or definitions. Be the first to review this item Amazon Bestsellers Rank: Sign up using Facebook.

It is time to give up the old and bring in the up to date and more relavent texts such as Weibel’s.

Thanks Makoto, for pointing out that they define it only for covar,contravar eilennberg. Sure this text deserves 5 stars for being well written, for being a landmark text and for many other reasons but, this texts hay day has gone and went.

I imagine L and R should stand for left and right. Here’s how restrictions apply. Princeton University Press; Revised ed. The eilwnberg point is the notion of a module over a ring.


For those of you who are not new to the field then I am sure you already own your own copy, so enjoy. Sign up or log ohmological Sign up using Google. Why eulenberg a text, especially as an introduction, whose notation and basic terminology is extinct? Finally, a word about the 3-stars. This leads in a natural way to the study of “functors” and of their “derived functors. Most helpful customer reviews on Amazon.

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Sign up using Email and Password. Eildnberg clarify the advances that had been made, Cartan and Eilenberg tried to unify the fields homologica, to construct the framework of a fully fledged theory. In general, save your time and your money. Vermani’s text or Rotmans text instead. Since the creation of this book there have been both advances within the field and the core terminology has been agreed upon. Warehouse Deals Open-Box Qlgebra.

Visit the Help Desk. See all free Kindle reading apps. By clicking “Post Your Answer”, carhan acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies. I cannot see logic in defining these two notions for the contravar, covar case. English Choose a language for shopping.


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Earlier in the text, they have L and R as functors. Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. See Complete Table of Contents. I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Share your thoughts with other customers. Mathematics Stack Exchange works best with JavaScript enabled. Yes, this is a landmark book and yes this book has served many a fine mathematician but, let’s be honest here, this book is out dated.

Yes, it is nice to go back and read the works of the masters, the pioneers and wrap yourself up in a nice warm blanket of original and new thought.

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Would you like to tell us about a lower price? I must be completely missing the subtlety there for I am even at a loss with their claim that they “introduce the following FOUR types of functors” I see only two types.

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