Hi, I don't know much about mathematical logic (just a few things in set theory), I'm looking for some books that I could have a broad understanding of mathematical logic with. Could you help me with the books I ought to read?

Thanks for helping.

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- Aug 7th 2009, 07:24 AMsimon01mathematical logic books
Hi, I don't know much about mathematical logic (just a few things in set theory), I'm looking for some books that I could have a broad understanding of mathematical logic with. Could you help me with the books I ought to read?

Thanks for helping. - Aug 7th 2009, 08:23 AMAlephZero
I haven't looked at too many, but I've always found this one very comprehensive:

H.-D Ebbinghaus, J. Flum, and W. Thomas.*Mathematical Logic.*2nd ed. NY: Springer-Verlag, 1994.

Cheers. - Aug 7th 2009, 03:13 PMsimon01
ok thank you Alephzero. I'll try to take a look at this one. (Wink)

- Aug 8th 2009, 05:36 AMGrandadBasic Set Theory and Logic
Hello simon01

Welcome to Math Help Forum!If you'd like to look at some basic Set Theory and Logic online - with lots of worked examples and exercises with answers - you could look at the stuff I've written for Wikibooks (under a different name!) here:

Discrete Mathematics/Set theory - Wikibooks, collection of open-content textbooks

and here:

Discrete Mathematics/Logic - Wikibooks, collection of open-content textbooks

Grandad - Aug 9th 2009, 10:03 AMsimon01
ok thanks a lot ;) it should help too.