**Abstract Algebra: Theory and Applications**

by Thomas Judson

**Publisher**: Virginia Commonwealth University Mathematics 2009**ISBN/ASIN**: 0982406223**ISBN-13**: 9780982406229**Number of pages**: 428

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This text is intended for a one- or two-semester undergraduate course in abstract algebra and covers the traditional theoretical aspects of groups, rings, and fields. Many applications are included, including coding theory and cryptography. The nature of the exercises ranges over several categories; computational, conceptual, and theoretical problems are included.

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