The torsion group of a radical extension

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The torsion group of a radical field extension is defined and its structure determined using a theorem of Kneser. In the case of a number field, a representation theorem is proved characterizing all abelian groups that can appear as torsiongroups of a radical extension.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)317-327
Number of pages11
JournalPacific Journal of Mathematics
Volume92
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1981

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Torsion
Field extension
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The torsion group of a radical extension. / Gay, David; Velez, William Yslas.

In: Pacific Journal of Mathematics, Vol. 92, No. 2, 1981, p. 317-327.

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