Is of or about better in this sentence?

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hanky

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Is of or about better in the following sentence?

We start this chapter with a brief introduction of/about X's theory.

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If you are about to introduce the theory; introduction to
If you are about to start reading or to lecture an introduction already; introduction of

Now I'll briefly introduce you the theory...
Now we'll discuss about the introduction of the X theory which was given by...

I hope a native-speaker will confirm this.
 

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Is of or about better in the following sentence?

We start this chapter with a brief introduction of X's theory. :tick:

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Now I'll briefly introduce you the theory... :cross:
Now I'll briefly introduce the theory to you. :tick:

Now we'll discuss [STRIKE]about[/STRIKE] the introduction of the X theory which was given by... :tick: But it is not likely to be said, because it means that you will discuss the introduction, not the theory.

Now we'll discuss the X theory , which was introduced by.... :tick: You will discuss the X theory.
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Now we'll discuss about the introduction of the X theory which was given by... :tick: But it is not likely to be said, because it means that you will discuss the introduction, not the theory.

Thank you for corrections.

But for the part I quoted above, I did mean to discuss the introduction, for some introductions to some theories may be of importance to discuss separately.

 
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