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Mathematical logic in Poland 1918–1939. (English) Zbl 1445.03002
This short article focuses on the rapid development of mathematical logic in Poland in the period 1918–1939. It recalls the most important researchers and their achievements, the establishment of new organizations and journals, describes the situation in various Polish cities (Lwów, Warsaw, Kraków, Vilnius, Poznań), and discusses the contemporary views on the relations between logic, mathematics, and philosophy.
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03-03 History of mathematical logic and foundations
01A72 Schools of mathematics
01A60 History of mathematics in the 20th century
01A73 History of mathematics at specific universities
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