Modern Logic

  • Mod. Log.
  • Volume 1, Number 4 (1991), 319-352.

The development of multiset theory

Wayne D. Blizard

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Multisets (sets with repeated elements) are of interest in mathematics, physics, philosophy, logic, linguistics and computer science. The development of multiset theory is surveyed from its earliest beginnings to its most recent applications in mathematics, logic and computational mathematics.

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Mod. Log., Volume 1, Number 4 (1991), 319-352.

First available in Project Euclid: 6 March 2008

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Primary: 04-03
Secondary: 01A60: 20th century 04A99


Blizard, Wayne D. The development of multiset theory. Mod. Log. 1 (1991), no. 4, 319--352.

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See also

  • See: Corrections. Modern Logic, vol. 2, no. 2 (1991), p. 219.
  • See: Wayne D. Blizard. Updates and corrections to: ``The development of multiset theory". Modern Logic, vol. 7, no. 3-4 (1997), p. 434.