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Elementary Abstract Algebra: Examples and Applications

Author: Justin Hill - Editor, Chris Thron - Editor
Subject: Mathematics
Source: Open Textbook Library
Publisher: Justin Hill and Chris Thron
ISBN: 9780359042111
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This book is not intended for budding mathematicians. It was created for a math program in which most of the students in upper-level math classes are planning to become secondary school teachers. For such students/ conventional abstract algebra texts are practically incomprehensible/ both in style and in content. Faced with this situation/ we decided to create a book that our students could actually read for themselves. In this way we have been able to dedicate class time to problem-solving and personal interaction rather than rehashing the same material in lecture format.

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