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Volume 2013, Article ID 581023, 4 pages
Research Article

The Generalization of Prime Modules

Department of Mathematical Sciences, Isfahan University of Technology, Isfahan 84156-83111, Iran

Received 29 December 2012; Accepted 15 February 2013

Academic Editor: Masoud Hajarian

Copyright © 2013 M. Gurabi. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.


Piecewise prime (PWP) module is defined in terms of a set of triangulating idempotents in . The class of PWP modules properly contains the class of prime modules. Some properties of these modules are investigated here.