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Alan Turing's systems of logic : the Princeton thesis

Author: Alan Mathison Turing; Andrew W Appel; Solomon Feferman
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. ; Woodstock, England : Princeton University Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : [Facsim. ed.]View all editions and formats
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Alan Turing's 1938 Princeton PhD thesis, "Systems of Logic Based on Ordinals," which includes his notion of an oracle machine, has had a lasting influence on computer science and mathematics. This  Read more...

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Named Person: Alan Mathison Turing; Alan Mathison Turing; Alan Mathison Turing
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Mathison Turing; Andrew W Appel; Solomon Feferman
ISBN: 9780691155746 0691155747
OCLC Number: 798411942
Description: xv, 142 p. : ill., facsm. ; 26 cm.
Contents: The birth of computer science at Princeton in the 1930s --
Turing's thesis --
Notes on the manuscript --
Systems of logic based on ordinals.
Other Titles: Systems of logic based on ordinals.
Birth of computer science at Princeton in the 1930s.
Turing's thesis.
Systems of logic
Responsibility: edited and introduced by Andrew W. Appel.

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"This book presents the story of Turing's work at Princeton University and includes a facsimile of his doctoral dissertation, 'Systems of Logic Based on Ordinals,' which he completed in 1936. The Read more...

 
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