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Galois theory

Author: David A Cox
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley & Sons, ©2012.
Series: Pure and applied mathematics (John Wiley & Sons : Unnumbered)
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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This book brings one of the most colorful and influential theories in algebra to life for professional algebraists and students alike. The Second Edition features new exercises and an updated  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David A Cox
ISBN: 9781118072059 1118072057
OCLC Number: 755640849
Description: xxviii, 570 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Cubic equations --
Symmetric polynomials --
Roots of polynomials --
Extension fields --
Normal and separable extensions --
The Galois Group --
The Galois correspondence --
Solvability by radicals --
Cyclotomic extensions --
Geometric constructions --
Finite fields --
Lagrange, Galois, and Kronecker --
Computing Galois groups --
Solvable permutations groups --
The Lemiscate --
A. Abstract algebra --
B. Hints to selected exercises --
C. Student projects.
Series Title: Pure and applied mathematics (John Wiley & Sons : Unnumbered)
Responsibility: David A. Cox.
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There is barely a better introduction to the subject, in all its theoretical and practical aspects, than the book under review. (Zentralblatt MATH, 1 December 2012)

 
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