Abstract Algebra

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Wiley, Jul 14, 2003 - Mathematics - 944 pages
6 Reviews
Widely acclaimed algebra text. This book is designed to give the reader insight into the power and beauty that accrues from a rich interplay between different areas of mathematics. The book carefully develops the theory of different algebraic structures, beginning from basic definitions to some in-depth results, using numerous examples and exercises to aid the reader's understanding. In this way, readers gain an appreciation for how mathematical structures and their interplay lead to powerful results and insights in a number of different settings.
* The emphasis throughout has been to motivate the introduction and development of important algebraic concepts using as many examples as possible.

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User Review  - John Lee - Goodreads

My first algebra book, and definitely a good one. The exercises are a little too straightforward at times, and a little too tricky at times, but with a bit of guidance, all of them are very doable ... Read full review

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User Review  - Waffles - Goodreads

It's a math text, so I didn't enjoy reading it, but it is a good comprehensive overview of algebra. I'm glad this was the text for my algebra sequence. Read full review

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