Foundations of Set Theory


  • A.A. Fraenkel
  • Y. Bar-Hillel
  • A. Levy


Book information

  • Published: December 1973
  • Imprint: NORTH-HOLLAND
  • ISBN: 978-0-7204-2270-2


...this book is a masterly survey of its field. It is lucid and concise on a technical level, it covers the historical ground admirably, and it gives a sensible account of the various philosophical positions associated with the development of the subject... essential reading for any mathematician or philosopher.
British Journal for the Philosophy of Science

Table of Contents

The Antinomies. Axiomatic Foundations of Set Theory. Type-Theoretical Approaches. Intuitionistic Conceptions of Mathematics. Metamathematical and Semantical Approaches. Bibliography. Indices.