Mathematics and the Image of Reason

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Routledge, Jan 11, 2013 - Philosophy - 200 pages
A thorough account of the philosophy of mathematics. In a cogent account the author argues against the view that mathematics is solely logic.
 

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Contents

Introduction
1
1 AXIOMATIZATION RIGOUR AND REASON
7
ARITHMETIC AS LOGIC
33
MATHEMATICS AS LOGIC
59
MATHEMATICS AS A FORMULAGAME?
89
5 IDEAL ELEMENTS AND RATIONAL IDEALS
129
Glossary of Symbols
175
Further Reading
176
Bibliography
178
Index
184
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