There's Something about Gödel: The Complete Guide to the Incompleteness Theorem

Francesco Berto

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Abstract

Berto's highly readable and lucid guide introduces students and the interested reader to Gödel's celebrated Incompleteness Theorem, and discusses some of the most famous - and infamous - claims arising from Gödel's arguments.

Offers a clear understanding of this difficult subject by presenting each of the key steps of the Theorem in separate chapters
Discusses interpretations of the Theorem made by celebrated contemporary thinkers
Sheds light on the wider extra-mathematical and philosophical implications of Gödel's theories
Written in an accessible, non-technical style
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationOxford
PublisherWiley-Blackwell
Number of pages256
ISBN (Electronic)9781444315028
ISBN (Print)978-1-4051-9766-3, 1405197668
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 6 Nov 2009

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