Fields and Galois Theory
by J. S. Milne
Number of pages: 111
A concise treatment of Galois theory and the theory of fields, including transcendence degrees and infinite Galois extensions. Contents: Basic definitions and results. Splitting fields; multiple roots. The fundamental theorem of Galois theory. Computing Galois groups. Applications of Galois theory. Algebraic closures. Infinite Galois theory. Transcendental Extensions.
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by Miles Reid - University of Warwick
The author discusses the problem of solutions of polynomial equations both in explicit terms and in terms of abstract algebraic structures. The course demonstrates the tools of abstract algebra as applied to a meaningful problem.
by Mark Reeder - Boston College
From the table of contents: Basic ring theory, polynomial rings; Finite fields; Extensions of rings and fields; Computing Galois groups of polynomials; Galois groups and prime ideals; Cyclotomic extensions and abelian numbers.
by Jerry Shurman - Wiley-Interscience
The text demonstrates the use of general concepts by applying theorems from various areas in the context of one problem -- solving the quintic. This book helps students to develop connections between the algebra, geometry, and analysis ...
by Sudhir R. Ghorpade - Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay
These are notes of a series of lectures, aimed at covering the essentials of Field Theory and Ramification Theory as may be needed for local and global class field theory. Included are the two sections on cyclic extensions and abelian extensions.