Philosophia 8 (1):79-94 (1978)

John Corcoran
State University of New York, Buffalo
Stewart Shapiro
Ohio State University
This review concludes that if the authors know what mathematical logic is they have not shared their knowledge with the readers. This highly praised book is replete with errors and incoherency.
Keywords logic  George Boole  first-order logic  Kurt Goedel  Alfred Tarski  David Hilbert  history of logic  philosophy of logic  compactness  variables
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