Alfred Tarski: Semantic Shift, Heuristic Shift In Metamathematics

@article{Sinaceur2004AlfredTS,
  title={Alfred Tarski: Semantic Shift, Heuristic Shift In Metamathematics},
  author={Hourya Sinaceur},
  journal={Synthese},
  year={2004},
  volume={126},
  pages={49-65}
}
With his proof theory, Hilbert created one of the three fundamental trends of metamathematical research which, along with recursion theory and model theory, nowadays constitute the scope of mathematical logic. I shall not look at recursion theory here. Rather, I will examine how Tarski developed Hilbertian metamathematics in order to create the basis of a new domain of mathematical logic, i.e., model theory. 
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