The most objective of this ebook is to provide a scientific remedy of singular homology and cohomology conception. it really is in a few experience a sequel to the author's prior ebook during this Springer-Verlag sequence entitled Algebraic Topology: An creation. This previous publication is well no longer a logical prerequisite for the current quantity. even though, it can definitely be effective for a potential reader to have an acquaintance with the various themes handled in that previous quantity, corresponding to 2-dimensional manifolds and the funda psychological workforce. Singular homology and cohomology thought has been the topic of a few textbooks within the final couple of a long time, so the elemental define of the idea within reason good verified. for this reason, from the viewpoint of the math concerned, there might be little that's new or unique in a publication similar to this. nonetheless, there's nonetheless room for loads of sort and originality within the information of the exposition. during this quantity the writer has attempted to offer an easy therapy of the subject material, stripped of all pointless definitions, terminology, and technical equipment. He has additionally attempted, anywhere possible, to stress the geometric motivation at the back of a number of the strategies.
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