Murray Gerstenhaber

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 FALL    2015:      MATH 312    SECTION 001

The text for this course is "Linear Algebra, 2nd edition" by Kenneth Hoffman and Ray Kunze.  The price, new, varies between $125 and $250, depending on the source, a substantial increase over what it was several years ago.

Be aware, however, that the text can be downloaded, free, from several sites, including one from Google.

Here is the syllabus for the course.

Course materials:
Supplementary Notes for Chapter 1


University of Pennsylvania
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Research Specialties:

Algebraic Deformation Theory, Structure of Algebras, Quantum Groups, Statistics for Law.