Download e-book for kindle: A Mathematical Prelude to the Philosophy of Mathematics by Stephen Pollard

By Stephen Pollard

ISBN-10: 3319058150

ISBN-13: 9783319058153

ISBN-10: 3319348337

ISBN-13: 9783319348339

This ebook is predicated on premises: one can't comprehend philosophy of arithmetic with no knowing arithmetic and one can't comprehend arithmetic without doing arithmetic. It attracts readers into philosophy of arithmetic through having them do arithmetic. It bargains 298 workouts, masking philosophically very important fabric, awarded in a philosophically expert means. The workouts supply readers possibilities to recreate a few arithmetic that would light up vital readings in philosophy of mathematics. issues contain primitive recursive mathematics, Peano mathematics, Gödel's theorems, interpretability, the hierarchy of units, Frege mathematics and intuitionist sentential good judgment. The booklet is meant for readers who comprehend simple houses of the common and real numbers and feature a few history in formal logic.

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