Philosophy of Mathematics Selected Readings /Edited by Paul Benacerraf, Hilary Putnam. P. BENACERRAF and H. PUTNAM “Philosophy of Mathematics. Philosophy of mathematics Selected readings SECOND EDITION Edited by Paul Benacerraf Hilary Putnam Cambridge University Press | €ambridge” + London. Philosophy of mathematics: selected readings / edited and with an numbers could not be / Paul Benacerraf; Mathematics without foundations / Hilary Putnam .

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There are no discussion topics on this book yet. This is something of an introduction to the philosophy of math for me. After all, the foundation of philosophy, mathematics and logic relies on raw taxonomy, as John Stuart Mill’s A System of Logic: It also phllosophy points out some major distinctions in philosophy, let alone phil of math e.


Josh rated or really liked it Jan 03, There is a tacit appeal to “the customary manner of doing mathematics” here again. Request removal from index.

Incidentally we later see Hempel making the exact same argument p. Bryan rated it it was amazing Jan 14, Find it on Scholar.

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Eric helps with both math within philosophy the basics and tangentially helps with the math used as philsoophy within the philosophy OF math. On the one had there is Curry’s terribly naive position that “According to formalism the central concept in mathematics is that of a formal system” p.

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Imran rated it did not like it Jan 19, To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Preview — Philosophy of Mathematics by Paul Benacerraf. Other editions – View all Philosophy of Mathematics: But precisely this is being done in the case of philosophy of mathematics.

Excursions to the Edge of Thought. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. The essays cover a broad range of positions, many of which of course I disagree with. Return to Book Page. The Philosophy of Mathematics Philosophy of Mathematics: Here is another passage in Ayer which plainly presupposes “the customary manner of doing mathematics”: