Iosif Nusimovich Brodskiĭ, a member of the philosophy department faculty of the University of Saint-Petersburg, one of the founders of the contemporary Saint-Petersburgian logic school, died in 1994. His greatest influence as a pedagogue was through such courses as "Mathematical Logic", "Philosophical Problems of Logic", and "Introduction to the Theory of Algorithms". His textbook Elementary Introduction to Symbolic Logic went through two editions.
"Iosif Nusimovich Brodskiĭ (1924--1994)." Mod. Log. 6 (3) 302 - 303, July 1996.