Computability and Logic (Paperback)

Computability and Logic By George S. Boolos, John P. Burgess, Richard C. Jeffrey Cover Image

Computability and Logic (Paperback)

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Computability and Logic has become a classic because of its accessibility to students without a mathematical background and because it covers not simply the staple topics of an intermediate logic course, such as Godel's incompleteness theorems, but also a large number of optional topics, from Turing's theory of computability to Ramsey's theorem. Including a selection of exercises, adjusted for this edition, at the end of each chapter, it offers a new and simpler treatment of the representability of recursive functions, a traditional stumbling block for students on the way to the Godel incompleteness theorems.
Product Details ISBN: 9780521701464
ISBN-10: 0521701465
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication Date: November 29th, 2007
Pages: 366
Language: English