# 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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