Special Issue on point-free geometry and topology. An introduction

Cristina Coppola, Giangiacomo Gerla

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.12775/LLP.2013.008

Abstract


In the first section we briefly describe methodological assumptions of point-free geometry and topology. We also outline history of geometrical theories based on the notion of \emph{region}. The second section is devoted to concise presentation of the content of the LLP special issue on point-free theories of space.


Keywords


mereology; Boolean algebras; point-free geometry; point-free topology; intuitionism; category theory; multi-valued logic; decidability

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