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" To the average mathematician who merely wants to know his work is securely based, the most appealing choice is to avoid difficulties by means of Hubert's program. Here one regards mathematics as a formal game and one is only concerned with the question... "
Axiomatic Set Theory
edited by - 1971 - 474 pages
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Situation Theory and Its Applications:

Jon Barwise - Computers - 1991 - 416 pages
...gets the mathematician off a thorny philosophical hook with very little effort. As Cohen (1971) says: To the average mathematician, who merely wants to...appealing choice is to avoid difficulties by means of [Formalism]. Moschovakis (1980, pp. 605-6) is even more blunt about the situation: . . . most attempts...
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The Mathematical Experience: Study Edition

Philip J. Davis, Reuben Hersh, Elena Anne Marchisotto - Mathematics - 1995 - 488 pages
...Dieudonne, 1970, p. 145.) To the average mathematician who merely wants to know his work is accurately based, the most appealing choice is to avoid difficulties by means of Hilbert's program. Here one regards mathematics as a formal game and one is only concerned with the...
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What is Mathematics, Really?

Reuben Hersh - Medical - 1997 - 343 pages
...which Dieudonne was a captain. ) Paul Cohen: "To the average mathematician who merely wants to know his work is securely based, the most appealing choice...is only concerned with the question of consistency. . . . The Realist ] Platonist] position is probably the one which most mathematicians would prefer...
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