Algebra forms the basis of many mathematical topics, but there are untold depths to the core discipline itself. "Essentials of Modern Algebra" seeks to more comprehensively explain the basics and importance of the algebra aspect of modern mathematics. Designed to teach educators on how to better present the topics to their students. Each chapter outlines a core concept of mathematics, expands upon the depths of the topic, helps infuse the mindset needed to tackle the dilemma, theories of algebra, and breaking through the idea of typical solvability. "Essentials of Modern Algebra" is an absolute must to any community and college library collection focusing on higher level education the mathematical sciences, highly recommended.
-- Midwest Book Review, April 2013