# Advanced Modern Algebra

@inproceedings{Rotman2002AdvancedMA, title={Advanced Modern Algebra}, author={Joseph J. Rotman}, year={2002} }

This book is designed as a text for the first year of graduate algebra, but it can also serve as a reference since it contains more advanced topics as well. This second edition has a different organization than the first. It begins with a discussion of the cubic and quartic equations, which leads into permutations, group theory, and Galois theory (for finite extensions; infinite Galois theory is discussed later in the book). The study of groups continues with finite abelian groups (finitely…

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