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Introduction to model theory and to the metamathematics of algebra. 2nd ed. (2nd print.). (With a preface by H. Jerome Keisler). (English) Zbl 0665.03017
Studies in Logic and the Foundations of Mathematics. Amsterdam etc.: North-Holland (Elsevier Science Publishers). XII, 284 p. (1986).
See the review of the first edition (1963) in Zbl 0118.253.
In a preface to this second edition, H. J. Keisler surveys some directions which model theory has taken since the first edition appeared. At last, he comes to the résumé that... “the methods developed in this book are still fruitful and continue to be of central importance in model theory.”

MSC:
03Cxx Model theory
03-01 Introductory exposition (textbooks, tutorial papers, etc.) pertaining to mathematical logic and foundations
03-02 Research exposition (monographs, survey articles) pertaining to mathematical logic and foundations