Contemporary Abstract Algebra
Contemporary Abstract Algebra 7/e provides a solid introduction to the traditional topics in abstract algebra while conveying to students that it is a contemporary subject used daily by working mathematicians, computer scientists, physicists, and chemists. The text includes numerous figures, tables, photographs, charts, biographies, computer exercises, and suggested readings giving the subject a current feel which makes the content interesting and relevant for students.
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This may be the best mathematics text I have ever learned from. The exploration of topics is very succinct and easily understood (still takes some serious thought to understand). It leads with ... Read full review
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2010 Cengage Learning Abelian group addition algebraic automorphism check digit code word coefficients commutative ring complex numbers Copyright 2010 Cengage Corollary coset cyclic group decoding defined denote dihedral group divides divisor elements of G elements of order error EXAMPLE exercise is referred factor group field F Figure Find finite Abelian group finite group frieze groups Galois group G group of order group theory identity integral domain internal direct product inverse irreducible over Q irreducible polynomials isomorphic Ker f Lagrange’s Theorem Let F Let G Let H linear code mapping mathematicians mathematics matrix modulo multiplication non-Abelian nonzero elements normal subgroup number of elements permutations plane positive integer proof real numbers relatively prime Rights Reserved ring homomorphism rotation Run the program Show simple group solvable splitting field subfield subgroup of G subgroup of order subring Sylow p-subgroup symmetry group vector space