Alfred Tarski

1902 - 1983

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Tarski made important contributions in many areas of mathematics, including metamathematics, set theory, measure theory, model theory, and general algebra.
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List of References (78 books/articles)

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A Poster of Alfred Tarski

Mathematicians born in the same country

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Additional Material in MacTutor

  1. Alfred Tarski's Cardinal Algebras
  2. Obituary: The Times

Honours awarded to Alfred Tarski
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AMS Colloquium Lecturer1952
Speaker at International Congress1954


Other Web sites
  1. Encyclopaedia Britannica
  2. University of California
  1. Mathematical Genealogy Project

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