Taiwanese Journal of Mathematics

TORSION THEORIES AND ESSENTIAL FLAT ENVELOPES

Xian-Hui Fu and Nan-Qing Ding

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Abstract

Let $R$ be a ring with identity and let $\mathcal{M}_R$ be the category of right $R$-modules. In this article, we study some relations between torsion theories and cotorsion theories in $\mathcal{M}_R$. As applications, we give some new characterizations of IF rings with essential flat envelopes.

Article information

Source
Taiwanese J. Math., Volume 14, Number 4 (2010), 1249-1270.

Dates
First available in Project Euclid: 18 July 2017

Permanent link to this document
https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.twjm/1500405942

Digital Object Identifier
doi:10.11650/twjm/1500405942

Mathematical Reviews number (MathSciNet)
MR2663909

Zentralblatt MATH identifier
1233.16002

Subjects
Primary: 16D40: Free, projective, and flat modules and ideals [See also 19A13] 16S90: Torsion theories; radicals on module categories [See also 13D30, 18E40] {For radicals of rings, see 16Nxx} 18E40: Torsion theories, radicals [See also 13D30, 16S90]

Keywords
torsion theory cotorsion theory flat envelope IF ring

Citation

Fu, Xian-Hui; Ding, Nan-Qing. TORSION THEORIES AND ESSENTIAL FLAT ENVELOPES. Taiwanese J. Math. 14 (2010), no. 4, 1249--1270. doi:10.11650/twjm/1500405942. https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.twjm/1500405942


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