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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... Show More


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Ken Levasseur
Ken Levasseur (Faculty)
5 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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