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Applied Discrete Structures

Applied Discrete Structures

Applied Discrete Structures by Al Doerr and Ken Levasseur is a free open content textbook in discrete mathematics. Originally published in 1984 & 1989 by Pearson, the book has been updated to include references to Mathematica and Sage, the open source computer algebra system. Contents: Front Matter: Contents and Introduction Chapter 1: Set Theory I Chapter 2: Combinatorics Chapter 3: Logic Chapter 4: More on Sets Chapter 5: Introduction to Matrix Algebra Chapter 6: Relations and Graphs Chapter 7: Functions Chapter 8: Recursion and Recurrence Relations Chapter 9: Graph Theory Chapter 10: Trees Chapter 11: Algebraic Systems Chapter 12: More Matrix Algebra Chapter 13: Boolean Algebra Chapter 14: Monoids and Automata Chapter 15: Group Theory and Applications Chapter 16: An Introduction to Rings... Show More


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Ken Levasseur
Ken Levasseur (Faculty)
6 years ago

Just a few other comments on our text:

It was originally published as Applied Discrete Structures for Computer Science, first by SRA and then by MacMillan.  Pearson owned the copyright in 2010, but the released it to us at no cost, to our surprise.  

The 1980's version featured Pascal, and we've replaced it with Mathematica and Sage.


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