Presents modern algebra from the ground up using numbers and symmetry. This work provides an introduction to the central algebraic notion of isomorphism. Designed for a typical one-semester undergraduate course in modern algebra, it provides an introduction to the subject by allowing students to see the ideas at work in accessible examples.

Numbers and Symmetry 1997, CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL

ISBN-13: 9780849303012

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