A Course in the Theory of Groups

by Derek John Scott Robinson

Part of the Graduate Texts in Mathematics Series

A Course in the Theory of Groups Synopsis

An excellent up-to-date introduction to the theory of groups. It is general yet comprehensive, covering various branches of group theory. The 15 chapters contain the following main topics: free groups and presentations, free products, decompositions, Abelian groups, finite permutation groups, representations of groups, finite and infinite soluble groups, group extensions, generalizations of nilpotent and soluble groups, finiteness properties. --ACTA SCIENTIARUM MATHEMATICARUM

A Course in the Theory of Groups Press Reviews

Second Edition D.J.S. Robinson A Course in the Theory of Groups This book is an excellent up-to-date introduction to the theory of groups. It is general yet comprehensive, covering various branches of group theory. The fifteen chapters contain the following main topics: free groups and presentations, free products, decompositions, Abelian groups, finite permutation groups, representations of groups, finite and infinite soluble groups, group extensions, generalizations of nilpotent and soluble groups, finiteness properties . . . This book is highly recommended. -ACTA SCIENTIARUM MATHEMATICARUM

Book Information

ISBN: 9780387944616
Publication date: 26th October 1995
Author: Derek John Scott Robinson
Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 502 pages
Categories: Groups & group theory,

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