**Contemporary Mathematics**

Volume: 13;
1982;
409 pp;
Softcover

MSC: Primary 00;
Secondary 01; 16

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# Algebraists’ Homage: Papers in Ring Theory and Related Topics

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# Table of Contents

## Algebraists' Homage: Papers in Ring Theory and Related Topics

- Contents vii8 free
- Introduction 110 free
- Survexs: 312
- Addresses: 99108
- Papers in Ring Theory: 121130
- Applications of the classification of finite simple groups to Brauer groups 121130
- Generic structures and field theory 127136
- Balanced spaces of forms and skew cyclic transformations 135144
- Rings with bounded index of nilpotence 151160
- On the Jacobson density theorem 155164
- Derivations of prime rings having power-central values 163172
- Lie and Jordan mappings 173182
- Some properties of rings reflected in endomorphism rings of free modules 179188
- On the Galois theory of commutative rings I: Dedekind's theorem on the independence of automorphisms revisited 183192
- On the deformation of diagrams of algebras 193202
- On the Gelfand-Kirillov dimensions of noetherian PI-algebras 199208
- A simple proof of Kostant's theorem, and an analogue for the symplectic involution 207216
- Affine rings satisfying a polynomial identity 217226
- Algebraic structure of power series rings 223232
- Linkage and the symmetric algebra of ideals 229238
- Polynomial constraints in lattice-ordered rings 237246

- Lie, Jordan and Nonassociative Systems: 239248
- Reality properties of conjugacy classes in spin groups and symplectic groups 239248
- Variations on even Clifford algebras 255264
- On the determination of rank one Lie algebras of prime characteristic 263272
- Restricted simple Lie algebras of rank 2 or of toral rank 2 267276
- Restricted simple Lie algebras with toral Cartan subalgebras 273282
- Composition triples 279288
- Triple products, modular forms and harmonic volumes 287296
- Bivariants of ternary rings 297306
- Separable alternative algebras over commutative rings 305314
- Exceptional Jordan division algebras 307316
- An apology for Jordan algebras in quantum theory 317326
- Identities of non-associative algebras studied by computer 321330

- Galois Theory and Other Topics: 325334
- On regularly closed fields 325334
- Some geometric applications of a differential equation in characteristic p > 0 to the theory of algebraic surfaces 335344
- On the inverse problem in difference Galois theory 349358
- Quadratic Hopf algebras and Galois extensions 353362
- The left antipodes of a left Hopf algebra 363372
- Similarity of nilpotent integer matrices, or, four elementary categories 369378
- Normal antilinear operators on a Hilbert space 379388
- Why commutative diagrams coincide with equivalent proofs 387396
- Axiomatic game theory 403412