Description - Set Theory and the Continuum Hypothesis by Paul J. Cohen
This exploration of a notorious mathematical problem is the work of the man who discovered the solution. Written by an award-winning professor at Stanford University, it employs intuitive explanations as well as detailed mathematical proofs in a self-contained treatment. This unique text and reference is suitable for students and professionals. 1966 edition. Copyright renewed 1994.
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Author Biography - Paul J. Cohen
A renowned mathematician, professor, and theorist, the late Paul J. Cohen won two of the most prestigious awards in mathematics: the American Mathematical Society's Bocher Prize in 1964, for analysis; and the Fields Medal, the -Nobel Prize- of mathematics, in 1966, for logic.