A Friendly Introduction to Mathematical Logic (Paperback)

A Friendly Introduction to Mathematical Logic By Christopher C. Leary, Lars Kristiansen Cover Image
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At the intersection of mathematics, computer science, and philosophy, mathematical logic examines the power and limitations of formal mathematical thinking. In this expansion of Leary's user-friendly 1st edition, readers with no previous study in the field are introduced to the basics of model theory, proof theory, and computability theory. The text is designed to be used either in an upper division undergraduate classroom, or for self study. Updating the 1st Edition's treatment of languages, structures, and deductions, leading to rigorous proofs of G del's First and Second Incompleteness Theorems, the expanded 2nd Edition includes a new introduction to incompleteness through computability as well as solutions to selected exercises.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781942341079
ISBN-10: 1942341075
Publisher: Milne Library
Publication Date: August 10th, 2015
Pages: 380
Language: English