Published: December 1973
...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
- The Antinomies. Axiomatic Foundations of Set Theory. Type-Theoretical Approaches. Intuitionistic Conceptions of Mathematics. Metamathematical and Semantical Approaches. Bibliography. Indices.