¿Shifting Paradigms? • 4

Re: Foundational Crisis?Harvey Friedman

2014 Aug 22

Shock and surprise are relative to a prior state of belief.  The belief that mathematics reduces to logic, and that of a purely deductive sort from given axioms, seems to be a fairly recent notion and never universally shared.  All of which brings us back to the question of locating mathematical inquiry in relation to inquiry in general.

Jon Awbrey

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