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Published: 29 March 2021

320 Pages

7.7 x 5.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198843382

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How to Think About Abstract Algebra

Lara Alcock

  • Psychologically natural introduction to the subject, informed by research in undergraduate mathematics education
  • In-depth exploration of examples via tables and diagrams
  • Focus on why: why definitions are sensible, why key results hold for some mathematical objects but not others, and why mathematicians care about what they care about