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Axiomatic stable homotopy theory

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Mark Hovey, John H. Palmieri and Neil P. Strickland

Publication: Memoirs of the American Mathematical Society
Publication Year 1997: Volume 128, Number 610
ISBNs: 978-0-8218-0624-1 (print); 978-1-4704-0195-5 (online)
MathSciNet review: 1388895
MSC: Primary 55U35; Secondary 18E30, 18G35, 55N20, 55P42, 55P60, 55U15

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Table of Contents


  • 1. Introduction and definitions
  • 2. Smallness, limits and constructibility
  • 3. Bousfield localization
  • 4. Brown representability
  • 5. Nilpotence and thick subcategories
  • 6. Noetherian stable homotopy categories
  • 7. Connective stable homotopy theory
  • 8. Semisimple stable homotopy theory
  • 9. Examples of stable homotopy categories
  • 10. Future directions