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I am searching some information about the origins of the category theory. Anyone know where can I read about those topics?

Thanks!

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There's a whole Wikipedia page: Timeline of category theory and related mathematics. Also see the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy. You might find this interesting as well.

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Each chapter in Mac Lane's CWM (Categories for the Working Mathematician) ends with some notes on the history of the relevant notions.

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    $\begingroup$ What means CWN? I did not know that author. $\endgroup$ – YTS Sep 8 '14 at 22:19
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    $\begingroup$ Mac Lane's Categories for the Working Mathematician is maybe THE standard book in category theory. $\endgroup$ – CameronJWhitehead Sep 8 '14 at 22:20
  • $\begingroup$ @CameronJWhitehead I also like Awodey, but that's getting off-topic. $\endgroup$ – user122283 Sep 9 '14 at 2:31
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    $\begingroup$ @CameronJWhitehead there's no "maybe" there. $\endgroup$ – Kevin Carlson Sep 9 '14 at 3:17
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    $\begingroup$ @Mathemagician1234 Really, thousands? In 223 pages of text? I guess if you count each group as a separate example of a category. $\endgroup$ – Kevin Carlson Apr 13 '17 at 3:42
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There is also the book Tool and Object: A History and Philosophy of Category Theory I have found some obscure things over there. Hope it helps.

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