A Mathematical Prelude to the Philosophy of Mathematics - download pdf or read online

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 out knowing arithmetic and one can't comprehend arithmetic without doing arithmetic. It attracts readers into philosophy of arithmetic by means of having them do arithmetic. It deals 298 workouts, overlaying philosophically vital fabric, awarded in a philosophically educated method. The routines supply readers possibilities to recreate a few arithmetic that would remove darkness from very important readings in philosophy of mathematics. subject matters contain primitive recursive mathematics, Peano mathematics, Gödel's theorems, interpretability, the hierarchy of units, Frege mathematics and intuitionist sentential good judgment. The e-book is meant for readers who comprehend uncomplicated homes of the average and real numbers and feature a few heritage in formal logic.

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