Abstract algebra

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Prentice Hall, Jan 15, 1999 - Mathematics - 898 pages
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The book carefully develops the theory of different algebraic structures, beginning from basic definitions to some in-depth results, using numerous examples and exercises throughout to aid the reader's understanding.

This edition includes substantial new material in areas that include: tensor products, commutative rings, algebraic number theory and introductory algebraic geometry. Also, includes rings of algebraic integers, semidirect products and splitting of extensions, criteria for the solvability. of a quintic, and Dedekind Domains.

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Review: Abstract Algebra

User Review  - Ming - Goodreads

Used this book for Group Theory, Ring Theory, Module Theory and Galois Theory for the Honors Algebra Sequence in UChicago. Pretty good book - some very basic exercises, some suitably challenging ones ... Read full review

Review: Abstract Algebra

User Review  - Justin - Goodreads

Wow. Another page turner. This is a wonderful text for anyone looking to learn abstract algebra. No wonder it's called the algebra bible! David S. Dummit weaves in tons of juicy examples for basically ... Read full review

Contents

GROUP THEORY
13
Subgroups
47
Quotient Groups and Homomorphisms
74
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