By Joseph J. Rotman
This new version, now in elements, has been considerably reorganized and lots of sections were rewritten. this primary half, designed for a primary yr of graduate algebra, contains classes: Galois thought and Module conception. subject matters coated within the first direction are classical formulation for recommendations of cubic and quartic equations, classical quantity idea, commutative algebra, teams, and Galois conception. subject matters within the moment path are Zorn's lemma, canonical varieties, internal product areas, different types and bounds, tensor items, projective, injective, and flat modules, multilinear algebra, affine kinds, and Grobner bases.