References Weber

For a good introduction:

 

T. Leinster.

Higher operads, higher categories.

Lecture note series. London Mathematical Society, 2003.

 

For the material to be discussed in the lectures:

 

M. Batanin.

Monoidal globular categories as a natural environment for the theory of weak n-categories.

Advances in Mathematics, 136(1):39–103, 1998.

 

M. Batanin, D-C. Cisinski and M. Weber.

Multitensor lifting and strictly unital higher category theory.

Theory and Applications of Categories 28:804-856, 2013.

 

C. Berger.

Double loop spaces, braided monoidal categories and algebraic 3-type of space.

In Higher homotopy structures in topology and mathematical physics, volume 227 of Contemp. Math., pages 49–66. Amer. Math. Soc., Providence, RI, 1999.

 

R. Garner.

Understanding the small object argument.

Applied categorical structures 17(3):247–285, 2009.

 

R. Garner.

A homotopy-theoretic universal property of Leinster’s operad for weak omega-categories.

Mathematical Proceedings Cambridge Philosophical Society, 147(3):615–628, 2009.

 

S. Lack.

A Quillen model structure for Gray-categories.

J. K-theory 8:183-221, 2011.

 

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