On reflective-coreflective equivalence and associated pairs

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We show that a reflective/coreflective pair of full subcategories satisfies a "maximal-normal"-type equivalence if and only if it is an associated pair in the sense of Kelly and Lawvere.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)533-536
Number of pages4
JournalTheory and Applications of Categories
StatePublished - Dec 18 2011


  • Associated pairs of subcategories
  • Equivalent categories
  • Reflective and coreflective subcategories

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Mathematics (miscellaneous)


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