2 edition of **Mathematics and logic** found in the catalog.

Mathematics and logic

M. Kac

- 176 Want to read
- 28 Currently reading

Published
**1968**
by Praeger
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Written in English

**Edition Notes**

Statement | by M. Kac and S.M. Ulam. |

Contributions | Ulam, Stanislaw M. |

ID Numbers | |
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Open Library | OL20743808M |

This book, presented in two parts, offers a slow introduction to mathematical logic, and several basic concepts of model theory, such as first-order definability, types, symmetries, and elementary extensions. Its first part, Logic Sets, and Numbers, shows how mathematical logic is used to develop the number structures of classical : Springer International Publishing. Mathematical Reasoning: Writing and Proof is designed to be a text for the ﬁrst course in the college mathematics curriculum that introduces students to the processes of constructing and writing proofs and focuses on the formal development of mathematics. The primary goals of the text are to help students: • Develop logical thinking skills and to develop the ability to think more Cited by: 5.

Mathematics and logic have been central topics of concern since the dawn of philosophy. Since logic is the study of correct reasoning, it is a fundamental branch of epistemology and a priority in any philosophical system/5. sing: Mathematics.

What unifies Carroll's oeuvre is the wit and colour apparent in the manifestations of his wide-ranging mathematical interests, particularly in geometry and logic. The Alice books contain many Cited by: 1. This is the subject of Noson S. Yanofskys thought-provoking book The Outer Limits of Reason: What Science, Mathematics, and Logic Cannot Tell Us. The branch of philosophy that deals with what we can know is called epistemology.4/5.

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