Logo

Logic for Computer Science by Jean H. Gallier

Large book cover: Logic for Computer Science

Logic for Computer Science
by

Publisher: Longman Higher Education
ISBN/ASIN: 0060422254
ISBN-13: 9780060422257
Number of pages: 528

Description:
This book is intended as an introduction to mathematical logic, with an emphasis on proof theory and procedures for constructing formal proofs of formulae algorithmically. Since the main emphasis of the text is on the study of proof systems and algorithmic methods for constructing proofs, it contains some features rarely found in other texts on logic. This book is designed primarily for computer scientists, and more generally, for mathematically inclined readers interested in the formalization of proofs, and the foundations of automatic theorem-proving.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(multiple PDF, PS files)

Similar books

Book cover: Proof Theory and PhilosophyProof Theory and Philosophy
by - consequently.org
A textbook in philosophical logic, accessible to someone who's done only an intro course in logic, covering some model theory and proof theory of propositional logic, and predicate logic. User-friendly and philosophically motivated presentation.
(9148 views)
Book cover: Introduction to Proof TheoryIntroduction to Proof Theory
by - ESSLLI
These are the course notes for the 13th European Summer School in Logic, Language and Information. Contents: Predicate Logic; Extension of Predicate Logic; Type Theory; Cut Elimination in Predicate Logic; Cut Elimination in Predicate Logic Modulo.
(6754 views)
Book cover: Language, Proof and LogicLanguage, Proof and Logic
by - Center for the Study of Language
The book covers the boolean connectives, formal proof techniques, quantifiers, basic set theory, induction, proofs of soundness and completeness for propositional and predicate logic, and an accessible sketch of Godel's first incompleteness theorem.
(14729 views)
Book cover: Proof, Sets, and LogicProof, Sets, and Logic
by - Boise State University
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.
(11883 views)