Relational mathematics [E-Book] / Gunther Schmidt.
Schmidt, Gunther, (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2011
1 online resource (xiii, 567 pages)
englisch
9780521762687
9780511778810
Encyclopedia of mathematics and its applications ; volume 132
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Table of Contents:
  • Representations of relations
  • Sets, subsets, and elements
  • Relations
  • Operations and constructions
  • Algebraic operations on relations
  • Order and function : the standard view
  • Relations and vectors
  • Domain construction
  • Algebra
  • Relation algebra
  • Orders and lattices
  • REctangles, fringes, inverses
  • Concept analysis
  • Applications
  • Orderings: an advanced view
  • Preference and indifference
  • Aggregating preferences
  • Relational graph theory
  • Standard Galois mechanisms
  • Advanced topics
  • Mathematical applications
  • Implication structures
  • Power operations.