Proof, Sets, and Logic
by M. Randall Holmes
Publisher: Boise State University 2009
Number of pages: 207
This textbook is intended to communicate something about proof, sets, and logic. It is about the foundations of mathematics, a subject which results when mathematicians examine the subject matter and the practice of their own subject very carefully.
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by Thoralf A. Skolem - University of Notre Dame
The book contains a series of lectures on abstract set theory given at the University of Notre Dame. After some historical remarks the chief ideas of the naive set theory are explained. Then the axiomatic theory of Zermelo-Fraenkel is developed.
by Michael Makkai - McGill University
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These notes for a graduate course in set theory cover the axioms of set theory, the natural numbers, the ordinal numbers, relations and orderings, cardinality, the real numbers, the universe, reflection, elementary submodels, and constructibility.