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Chapter Two FirstOrder Logic.
But it also strikes me as tougher going than it purports to be. Return to Book Page. Enderton ElsevierJan 23, – Mathematics – pages 1 Review https: However, I think it’d be difficult to use without accompanying lectures. Product details Format Hardback pages Dimensions x x We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book.
When I learned mathematical logic as an undergraduate years ago, I had the 1st edition of Enderton as the text in one course and Mendelson in another. And if you have already read an entry-level presentation on incompleteness e.
Material is presented on computer science issues such as computational complexity and database queries, with additional coverage of introductory material such as sets. Presburger arithmetic shown to be decidable by a quantifier elimination procedure, and shown not to define multiplication Robinson Arithmetic with exponentiation. The first edition of Herbert B. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
Enderton passed away three years ago. Keira Davis rated introducttion it was amazing Sep 26, The author has made this edition more accessible to better meet the needs of today’s undergraduate mathematics and philosophy students To my great good fortune, she came to Notre Dame fresh out of grad school for several years before heading west.
Dec 11, Alex rated it introduxtion it Shelves: I love terse books, but even for me this book is too terse. It could really benefit from additional samples and explanations. David rated it it was amazing Dec 09, Eugene rated it really liked it Aug 08, Quadehar Sorcerer rated it it was amazing Sep 11, A Mathematical Introduction to Logic.
Thanks for telling us about the problem. Steven rated it really liked it Feb 07, The discussion then turns to the notions of definability and representability. I first learned serious logic from Enderton, which Pen Maddy used for her year-long logic sequence at Notre Dame.
Thomas Ferguson rated it it was amazing Jun 08, There needs to be more examples in the book, introductlon future students are able to learn better to solve problems.
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It’s the only MATH book on logic out there that is easy to understand and yet formal enough to be considered ‘mathematical.
Proudly powered by WordPress. Herbert EndertonHerbert B. It is intended for the reader who has not studied logic previously, but who has some experience in mathematical reasoning. The chapter was pitched at a significantly higher level mathematically than much of the rest of the text — notably the chapter to follow on propositional introcuction — and made the text seem rather more daunting than it actually was.
A Mathematical Introduction to Logic eventually became part of a logical trilogy, with the publication of the wonderfully lucid Elements of Set Theory and Computability Theory This entry was posted in This and that. May 21, at It strikes me as a good book, meeting it again after a long gap, now in the guise of intgoduction second edition.
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The material covers many important results from logic, pretty much from scratch. Instead, go for the different logic textbook, like Mendelson’s textbook, if you are taking Math Logic course. It is intended for the reader who has not studied logic previously, but who has some experience in mathematical reasoning. Timothy rated it liked it Oct 27, There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Description A Mathematical Introduction to Logic, Second Edition, offers increased flexibility with topic coverage, allowing for choice in how to utilize the textbook in a course.
Stella rated it really liked it Loic 15, However, if you have already read an entry-level presentation of first order logic e. Published January 5th by Academic Press first published April 28th Your email address will not be published. Back to Math Logic book pages.