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Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society

The Bulletin publishes expository articles on contemporary mathematical research, written in a way that gives insight to mathematicians who may not be experts in the particular topic. The Bulletin also publishes reviews of selected books in mathematics and short articles in the Mathematical Perspectives section, both by invitation only.

ISSN 1088-9485 (online) ISSN 0273-0979 (print)

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Book Review

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Book Information:

Author: Bruno Poizat (translated by Moses Klein)
Title: A course in model theory: An introduction to contemporary mathematical logic
Additional book information: Springer, New York, 2000, 464 pp., ISBN 0-387-98655-3, $59.95$

References [Enhancements On Off] (What's this?)

C.C. Chang and H.J. Keisler, Model Theory, 3rd edition, North Holland, 1990. MR 1059055
W. Hodges, Model Theory, Encyclopedia of Mathematics, vol. 42, Cambridge University Press, 1993. MR 1221741
D. Lascar, Stability in model theory, Longman Scientific and Technical, 1987. MR 0925824
Yu. I. Manin and A. A. Panchishkin, Number Theory I, Encyclopaedia of Mathematical Sciences, vol. 49, Springer, 1995. CMP 96:05
A. Pillay, Model theory, Notices of AMS, December 2000. CMP 2001:04
Ph. Rothmaler, Introduction to model theory, Gordon and Breach, 2000. CMP 2001:05
S. Shelah, Classification Theory and the number of non-isomorphic models, North Holland, 1st. edition 1978, 2nd. revised edition 1990. MR 0513226; MR 91k:03085

Review Information:

Reviewer: Anand Pillay
Affiliation: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 39 (2002), 87-93
Published electronically: October 10, 2001
Review copyright: © Copyright 2001 American Mathematical Society