Logics Cost Genius The Life Of Gernard Gentzen
|Author||ECKART MENZLER TROTT|
|Publisher||AMERICAN MATHEMATICAL SOCIETY|
|Country of Origin||India|
The present book gives the first comprehensive, detailed, accurate scientific biography expounding the life and work of Gerhard Gentzen, one of our greatest logicians, until his arrest and death in Prague in 1945. Particular emphasis in the book is put on the conditions of scientific research, in this case mathematical logic, in National Socialist Germany, the ideological fight for ??erman logic?