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## Topological Methods in Euclidean Spaces (Softcover)"A new section of solutions to selected problems has been appended to this affordable edition, sure to be welcomed by advanced undergraduate and graduate students of mathematics." — From the back cover ## $4.49 |

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From the back cover: “The author of this wide-ranging introduction to point-set, algebraic, and differential topology has avoided the tiresome technicalities inherent in axiomatic treatments by limiting his study to Euclidean subspaces. This approach has also enabled him to develop extensively a number of topics central to topology itself as well as its applications in other areas of mathematics and science.

“In addition to the basic point-set topology of Euclidean spaces, the book covers elementary combinatorial techniques, including barycentric subdivisions, Sperner’s Lemma, and the Brouwer Fixed Point Theorem; homotopy theory and the fundamental group, which examines—among other topics—maps of spheres and fundamental groups of the spheres; simplicial homology theory and homology groups of topological polyhedra, the Hopf Trace Theorem, and the Lefschetz Fixed Point Theorem; and differential techniques, including the Stone-Weierstrass Theorem, Morse functions, and smooth tangent vector fields.”

**BRIEF CONTENTS**

- Preface
- Chapter 1 – Point-Set topology of Euclidean spaces
- Chapter 2 – Elementary combinatorial techniques
- Chapter 3 – Homotopy theory and the fundamental group
- Chapter 4 – Simplicial homology theory
- Chapter 5 – Differential techniques
- Solutions to Selected Exercises
- Guide to further study
- Bibliography
- List of symbols and notation
- Index

## Details

- SKU:
- 1843
- Subject:
- Mathematics
- Author:
- Naber, Gregory L.
- Publisher:
- Dover Publications
- Publish Date:
- 2000
- Format:
- Softcover
- Weight (pounds):
- 0.62
- Dimensions (W”xL”xH”):
- 5.4″x8.4″x0.55″
- ISBN-13:
- 9780486414522
- ISBN-10:
- 0486414523
- Grade Level:
- College, Graduate

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