References for Paul Finsler

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Books:

  1. D Booth and R Ziegler (eds.), Finsler Set Theory: Platonism and Circularity: Translation of Paul Finsler's papers on set theory with introductory comments (Birkhäuser, 2012).
  2. J J Burckhardt, Die Mathematik an der Universität Zürich 1916-1950 unter den Professoren R Fueter, A Speiser und P Finsler (Birkhäuser, Basel, 1980).
  3. S Feferman (ed.), Kurt Gödel: Collected Works: Volume IV: Selected Correspondence, A-G (Clarendon Press, 2003).
  4. P Stadler (ed.), Die Universität Zürich 1933-1983, Festschrift zur 150-Jahr-Feier der Universität Zürich (University of Zurich, Zurich, 1983).

Articles:

  1. H Breger, A restoration that failed: Paul Finsler's theory of sets, in D Gillies (ed.), Revolutions in mathematics (Oxford University Press, New York, 1992), 249-264.
  2. H Busemann, Review: Über Kurven und Flächen in allgemeinen Räumen, by P Finsler, (A 1951 reprint of the 1918 dissertation), Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 58 (1) (1952), 102.
  3. Chronology of Paul Finsler's life, in D Booth and R Ziegler (eds), Finsler Set Theory: Platonism and Circularity: Translation of Paul Finsler's papers on set theory with introductory comments (Birkhäuser, 2012), 277-278.
  4. A Church, Review: Die Finsler'schen Arbeiten zur Grundlegung der Mathematik, by L Locher, The Journal of Symbolic Logic 3 (2) (1938), 89-90.
  5. A Church, Review: Zur Neubegründung der Mengenlehre, by Johann Jakob Burckhardt, The Journal of Symbolic Logic 3 (4) (1938), 165-166.
  6. A Church, Review: Gibt es Unentscheidbare Sätze?, by Paul Finsler, The Journal of Symbolic Logic 11 (4) (1946), 131-132.
  7. J W Dawson, Jr, The Reception of Gödel's Incompleteness Theorems, PSA: Proceedings of the Biennial Meeting of the Philosophy of Science Association 1984, Volume 2: Symposia and Invited Papers (1984), 253-271.
  8. S Feferman, Paul Finsler, in S Feferman (ed.), Kurt Gödel: Collected Works: Volume IV: Selected Correspondence, A-G (Clarendon Press, 2003), 405-415.
  9. T Forster, Review: Finsler Set Theory: Platonism and Circularity, by D Booth and R Ziegler, Studia Logica: An International Journal for Symbolic Logic 61 (3) (1998), 429-433.
  10. H Gross, Nachruf Paul Finsler, Elemente der Mathematik 26 (1971), 19-21.
  11. H M Jeffers, Comet Notes, Publ. Astron. Soc. Pacif. 49 (1937), 271-273.
  12. L Locher, Die Finsler'schen Arbeiten zur Grundlegung der Mathematik, Commentarii mathematici Helvetici 10 (1937-38), 206-207.
  13. A Ostrowski, Vorwort, in P Finsler, Über Kurven und Flächen in allgemeinen Räumen (Springer, Basel, 1951), vii-viii.
  14. F L Wipple, The Comets of 1937, The Scientific Monthly 45 (3) (1937), 281-284.

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