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Modern Higher Algebra


  • Date Published: October 2015
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781107544628

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  • Abraham Adrian Albert (1905–72) was an American mathematician primarily known for his groundbreaking work on algebra. In this book, which was originally published in 1938, Albert provides a detailed exposition of 'modern abstract algebra', taking into account numerous discoveries in the field during the preceding ten years. A glossary is included. This is a highly informative book that will be of value to anyone with an interest in the development of algebra and the history of mathematics.

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    • Date Published: October 2015
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781107544628
    • length: 332 pages
    • dimensions: 255 x 172 x 17 mm
    • weight: 0.6kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    1. Groups and rings
    2. Rings with a unity element
    3. Matrices
    4. Similarity of square matrices
    5. Symmetric and skew matrices
    6. Finite groups
    7. Fields over F
    8. The Galois theory
    9. Cyclic fields
    10. Algebras of matrices
    11. Introduction to the transcendental theory of fields
    12. Valuation functions

  • Author

    A. Adrian Albert

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