by John A. Beachy, William D. Blair
Publisher: Waveland 2006
Number of pages: 484
This online text contains many of the definitions and theorems from the area of mathematics generally called abstract algebra. It is intended for undergraduate students taking an abstract algebra class at the junior/senior level, as well as for students taking their first graduate algebra course.
Home page url
Download or read it online for free here:
by Donu Arapura - Purdue University
This book covers basic abstract algebra. Rather than spending a lot of time on axiomatics and serious theorem proving, the author wanted to spend more time with examples, simple applications and with making scenic detours.
by Marcel B. Finan - Arkansas Tech University
Contents: Concept of a Mapping; Composition; Binary Operations; Composition of Mappings as a Binary Operation; Definition and Examples of Groups; Permutation Groups; Subgroups; Symmetry Groups; Equivalence Relations; The Division Algorithm; etc.
by Anthony W. Knapp
Contents: Preliminaries about the Integers, Polynomials, and Matrices; Vector Spaces over Q, R, and C; Inner-Product Spaces; Groups and Group Actions; Theory of a Single Linear Transformation; Multilinear Algebra; Advanced Group Theory; etc.
by Frederick M. Goodman - Semisimple Press
An introduction to modern and abstract algebra at upper undergraduate level and beginning graduate students. The book treats conventional topics: linear algebra, groups, rings, fields, and symmetry as a unifying concept.