Colloquium Publications 1940; 420 pp; softcover Volume: 25 Reprint/Revision History: third edition 1967; reprinted with corrections 1979; sixth printing with corrections 1984; seventh printing with corrections 1993; ninth printing 1999; eleventh printing, 2011 ISBN10: 0821810251 ISBN13: 9780821810255 List Price: US$50 Member Price: US$40 Order Code: COLL/25
 The purpose of the third edition is threefold: to make the deeper ideas of lattice theory accessible to mathematicians generally, to portray its structure, and to indicate some of its most interesting applications. The 1996 reprint includes expanded and updated Additional References. Table of Contents  Types of lattices
 Postulates for lattices
 Structure and representation theory
 Geometric lattices
 Complete lattices
 Universal algebra
 Applications to algebra
 Transfinite induction
 Applications to general topology
 Metric and topological lattices
 Borel algebras and von Neumann lattices
 Applications to logic and probability
 Latticeordered groups
 Latticeordered monoids
 Vector lattices
 Positive linear operators
 Latticeordered rings
 Bibliography
 Index
