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By Ernest Shult,David Surowski

This ebook offers a graduate-level path on smooth algebra. it may be used as a educating e-book – because of the copious routines – and as a resource publication in the event you desire to use the main theorems of algebra.

The path starts with the elemental combinatorial ideas of algebra: posets, chain stipulations, Galois connections, and dependence theories. the following, the final Jordan–Holder Theorem turns into a theorem on period measures of convinced reduce semilattices. this is often by means of easy classes on teams, earrings and modules; the mathematics of indispensable domain names; fields; the explicit standpoint; and tensor products.

Beginning with introductory recommendations and examples, every one bankruptcy proceeds steadily in the direction of its extra complicated theorems. Proofs growth step by step from first rules. Many fascinating effects dwell within the routines, for instance, the facts that ideals in a Dedekind area are generated through at so much parts. The emphasis all through is on actual realizing in place of memorizing a catechism and so a few chapters supply curiosity-driven appendices for the self-motivated student.

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