Diagonalization and Self-reference

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Clarendon Press, 1994 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 396 pages
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The main purpose of this book is to present a unified treatment of fixed points as they occur in Godel's incompleteness proofs, recursion theory, combinatory logic, semantics, and metamathematics. The book provides a survey of introductory material and a summary of recent research. The firstchapters are of an introductory nature and consist mainly of exercises with solutions given to most of them.

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Raymond M. Smullyan is at Indiana University.

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