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The Gödelian puzzle book : puzzles, paradoxes and proofs

Author: Raymond M Smullyan
Publisher: Mineola, N.Y. : Dover Publications, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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These recreational logic puzzles provide entertaining variations on Godel's incompleteness theorems, offering ingenious challenges related to infinity, truth and provability, undecidability, and other concepts. Written by a distinguished mathematician and creator of numerous popular puzzle books, this volume requires no background in formal logic.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Raymond M Smullyan
ISBN: 9780486497051 0486497054
OCLC Number: 859409148
Description: viii, 267 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Raymond M. Smullyan.

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These recreational logic puzzles provide entertaining variations on Godel's incompleteness theorems, offering ingenious challenges related to infinity, truth and provability, undecidability, and other concepts. Written by a distinguished mathematician and creator of numerous popular puzzle books, this volume requires no background in formal logic.

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