# nLab Deformation Theory

### Context

#### Higher algebra

higher algebra

universal algebra

## Theorems

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on the notions of deformation theory – such as Kähler differentials and cotangent complexes – generalized from the ordinary context of algebra to that of higher algebra. In particular it studies the case where ordinary rings are replaced by ${E}_{\infty }$-rings.

## Keywords

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