Talk:Field (mathematics)

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 Definition An algebraic structure with operations generalising the familiar concepts of real number arithmetic. [d] [e]

Comments on the move

I agree with the move, in fact I was thinking of doing something myself, but would rather have moved to Field (algebra), since there are at least two other uses of the term in mathematics: σ-field and vector field. I do however think there is scope for an article on Field theory which gives an overview of the subject, rather than going into details of fields as such. Richard Pinch 10:33, 1 January 2009 (UTC)