Table of contents for Partially ordered rings and semi-algebraic geometry / Gregory W. Brumfiel.

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Introduction; 1. Partially Ordered Rings; 2. Homomorphisms and Convex Ideals; 3. Localization; 4. Some Categorical Notions; 5. The Prime Convex Ideal Spectrum; 6. Polynomials; 7. Ordered Fields; 8. Affine Semi-Algebraic Sets

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Commutative rings.
Categories (Mathematics)