An Invitation to General Algebra and Universal Constructions
by George M. Bergman
Publisher: Henry Helson 1998
Number of pages: 398
From the contents: Free groups; A Cook's tour of other universal constructions; Ordered sets, induction, and the Axiom of Choice; Lattices, closure operators, and Galois connections; Categories and functors; Universal constructions in category-theoretic terms; Varieties of algebras; Algebra and coalgebra objects in categories, and functors having adjoints.
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by Iain Gordon - University of Edinburgh
Contents: Central extensions; Virasoro algebra; Heisenberg algebra; Enveloping algebras; Hands-on loop and affine algebras; Simple Lie algebras; Kac-Moody Lie algebras; Dynkin diagrams; Forms, Weyl groups and roots; Root spaces; Affine Lie algebras.
by Ralph Freese, Ralph McKenzie - Cambridge University Press
This book presents the basic theory of commutators in congruence modular varieties and some of its strongest applications. The authors take an algebraic approach, using some of the shortcuts that Taylor and others have discovered.
by W. B. Vasantha Kandasamy - American Research Press
The purpose of this book entirely lies in the study, introduction and examination of the Smarandache loops. We expect the reader to have a good background in algebra and more specifically a strong foundation in loops and number theory.
by George B. Seligman - American Mathematical Society
The purpose of the present memoir is to demonstrate the applicability, under certain restrictions on the algebra and the base field, of the techniques used in the determination of all simple Lie algebras of characteristic zero.