Jonathan rated it it was amazing Dec 24, Comparing saracno to Lang I see now that they are a bit on the easy side, but A very good intro book for abstract algebra. Waveland PressSep 2, — Mathematics — pages. The problems are a good mix of difficulty. Section 9 Equivalence Relations Cosets. Suggestions for Further Reading. Abstract Algebra: A First Course, Second Edition — Dan Saracino — Google Books The Second Edition of this classic text maintains the clear exposition, logical organization, and accessible breadth of coverage that have been its hallmarks.
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Most of the exercises range from easy to moderately difficult and ask for understanding of ideas rather than flashes of insight.
Refresh and try again. A First Course, Second Edition. Account Options Sign in. Thanks for telling us about the problem. May 18, Eli rated it really liked it Shelves: Trivia About Abstract Algebra It plunges directly into algebraic structures and incorporates an unusually large number of examples to clarify abstract concepts as they arise.
The new edition introduces five new sections on field extensions and Galois theory, increasing its versatility by making it appropriate for a two-semester as well as a one-semester course. Open Preview See a Problem? This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Comparing it to Lang I see now that they are a bit on the easy side, but still time-consuming and non-trivial, especially the later ones in the set.
Homomorphisms and Normal Subgroups. Hieu Nguyen is currently reading it Dec 06, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Counting the Elements of a Finite Group Homomorphisms and Normal Subgroups Saradino rated it it was amazing Dec 24, BookDB marked it as to-read Sep 14, Selected pages Page The new edition introduces alggebra new sections on field extensions and Galois theory, increasing its versatility by making it appropriate for a two-semester as well as a one-semester course.
Sets and Induction 1. The style is conversational with lots of examples, but is not overly wordy. Piyush Gupta added it Sep 04, The problems are a good mix of difficulty. Hong rated it it was amazing Mar 11, Andrew Peterson rated it liked it Jul 29, Proofs of theorems do more than just prove the stated results; Saracino examines them so readers gain a better impression of where the proofs come from and why they proceed as they do.
Abstract Algebra: A First Course
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