Concrete group actions

Content created by Egbert Rijke, Fredrik Bakke and Jonathan Prieto-Cubides.

Created on 2022-03-12.
Last modified on 2023-09-15.

module group-theory.concrete-group-actions where
open import foundation.function-types
open import foundation.sets
open import foundation.transport-along-identifications
open import foundation.universe-levels

open import group-theory.concrete-groups


Given a concrete group G, a concrete action of G on a type is defined to be a type family over BG. Given a type family X over BG, the type being acted on is the type X *, and the action of G on X * is given by transport.


module _
  {l1 : Level} (l2 : Level) (G : Concrete-Group l1)

  action-Concrete-Group : UU (l1  lsuc l2)
  action-Concrete-Group = classifying-type-Concrete-Group G  Set l2

module _
  {l1 l2 : Level} (G : Concrete-Group l1) (X : action-Concrete-Group l2 G)

  set-action-Concrete-Group : Set l2
  set-action-Concrete-Group = X (shape-Concrete-Group G)

  type-action-Concrete-Group : UU l2
  type-action-Concrete-Group = type-Set set-action-Concrete-Group

  is-set-type-action-Concrete-Group : is-set type-action-Concrete-Group
  is-set-type-action-Concrete-Group = is-set-type-Set set-action-Concrete-Group

  mul-action-Concrete-Group :
    type-Concrete-Group G 
    type-action-Concrete-Group  type-action-Concrete-Group
  mul-action-Concrete-Group g x = tr (type-Set  X) g x

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