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Lectures on Sheaf Theory by C.H. Dowker

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Lectures on Sheaf Theory
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Publisher: Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
ISBN/ASIN: B0007KGPVQ
Number of pages: 201

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A sheaf is a tool for systematically tracking locally defined data attached to the open sets of a topological space. Contents: Sheaves; Sections; Cohomology groups of a space with coefficients in a presheaf; Introduction of the family Phi; Singular chains; Direct sum of modules; etc.

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