Original Paper

Formal Aspects of Computing

, Volume 13, Issue 3, pp 308-326

Variations on Algebra: Monadicity and Generalisations of Equational Therories

  • Edmund RobinsonAffiliated withQueen Mary, University of London, London, UK

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This is a largely tutorial paper about the categorical notion of monad and the ways in which monads on different categories correspond to variations on the standard notion of algebraic theory.

Keywords: Algebra; Category theory; Enriched categroy theory; Monads