The q-theory of Finite Semigroups

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ISBN: 978-0-387-09780-0 (Print) 978-0-387-09781-7 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages 1-30

  2. Part I The q operator and Pseudovarieties of Relational Morphisms

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 1-33

      Foundations for Finite Semigroup Theory

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 1-78

      The q-operator

    4. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 1-86

      The Equational Theory

  3. Part II Complexity in Finite Semigroup Theory

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 1-172

      The Complexity of Finite Semigroups

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 1-38

      Two-Sided Complexity and the Complexity of Operators

  4. Part III The Algebraic Lattice of Semigroup Pseudovarieties

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 1-34

      Algebraic Lattices, Continuous Lattices and Closure Operators

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 1-59

      The Abstract Spectral Theory of PV

  5. Part IV Quantales Idempotent Semirings Matrix Algebras and the Triangular Product

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 1-23

      Quantales

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 1-48

      The Triangular Product and Decomposition Results for Semirings

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 1-68