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The Axiom of Choice (AC)

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Author:Eric Schechter; Vanderbilt University
Description: An introduction to and some implications of perhaps the last great controversy of mathematics, the Axiom of Choice, now a basic assumption used in many parts of mathematics. With a collection of annotated links to relevant sites: Introductory/elementary; Especially noteworthy books and/or researchers; Slightly more advanced and specialized topics; Formal logic and/or automatic theorem-proving; and Miscellaneous. Includes The Banach-Tarski Decomposition, the beginnings of set theory, Godel, Sierpinski, Zermelo, and Zorn.

Levels: College, Research
Languages: English
Resource Types: Link Listings, Books, Bibliographies
Math Topics: Logic/Foundations

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