18 ratings — Set Theory: A First Course (Cambridge Mathematical Textbooks), Set Theory An Introduction To Independence Proofs (Studies in Logic and the Foundations of Mathematics, Volume 102), Introduction to Set Theory, Revised and Expanded (Chapman & Hall/CRC Pure and Applied Mathematics), Set Theory (Studies in Logic: Mathematical Logic and Foundations). Unless one is very mature mathematically, I do not think, this is a good first exposure to abstract set theory. It is dense, beautifully written, has a large number of exercises from easy to hard, and overall a most rewarding study. . Axioms of Set Theory . published, avg rating 0.0 — 3 ratings — So I went to another excellent book, Nick Weaver's Forcing for Mathematicians and after slowly reading it I largely "have" the proof of independence of CH. Big mistake, this book can't be read this way except by experts in the field. published 1966, avg rating 4.00 — published, avg rating 4.50 — In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. 11 ratings — Naive Set Theory book. Reviewed in the United States on February 12, 2003. 10 ratings — Read 33 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The new one has been totally revised (no laundry list of corrections at the end) and also expanded -- lots of material from the last 25 years of set theory research is now included. It's not an introductory book on the argument, but after you have the basic notions it's really good. "One of the classical textbooks and reference books in set theory....The present ‘Third Millennium’ edition...is a whole new book. 15 ratings — 459 ratings — The most comprehensive book on set theory, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on May 9, 2010. This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed. Brilliant book. . published 1968, avg rating 0.0 — The Higher Infinite: Large Cardinals in Set Theory from Their Beginnings (Springer Monographs in… by Akihiro Kanamori Paperback $110.10. published 1980, avg rating 4.48 — Ships from and sold by Book Depository US. . “Since, as is well know, God helps those who help themselves, presumably the Devil helps all those, and only those, who don't help themselves. published 2009, avg rating 4.06 — published 1915, avg rating 4.00 — 46 ratings — 15 ratings — Set Theory by Burak Kaya. published 1958, avg rating 4.00 — Every short chapter has many exercises, often with hints. published 1972, avg rating 4.25 — . Reviewed in the United States on July 11, 2005. published 1995, avg rating 4.67 — 19 ratings — Something went wrong. 115 ratings — We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others. published 2004, avg rating 4.15 — 5 ratings — . 13 ratings — I thought I would get back to abstract math for fun by finally understanding the proof of the independence of the continuum hypothesis. Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. Refresh and try again. Unable to add item to List. . published 1986, avg rating 3.83 — 1 rating — 12 ratings — . And it does—up to a point; we will prove theorems shedding light on this issue. published 1982, avg rating 4.06 — This note explains the following topics: The language of set theory and well-formed formulas, Classes vs. Sets, Notational remarks, Some axioms of ZFC and their elementary, Consequences, From Pairs to Products, Relations, Functions, Products and sequences, Equivalence Relations and Order Relations, Equivalence relations, partitions and transversals, A Game of Thrones, … You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. Reviewed in the United States on June 9, 2018. For an understanding of the basics of forcing other sources have more intuitive motivation: John Burgess's article in the Handbook of Mathematical Logic is excellent, and I like the treatment in the newly available (2010) reprint of Smullyan and Fitting's Set Theory and the Continuum Problem.