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Published by Blackwell Publishers in Cambridge, Ma .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Benacerraf, Paul.,
  • Mathematics -- Philosophy.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Adam Morton and Stephen P. Stich.
SeriesPhilosophers and their critics ;
ContributionsMorton, Adam., Stich, Stephen P.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQA29.B515 B46 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL793238M
ISBN 100631192689
LC Control Number95025841

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Paul Benacerraf is Professor of Philosophy at Princeton University.. Adam Morton is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Bristol. His publications include Philosophy in Practice: An Introduction to the Main Questions (); Frames of Mind (); and Disasters and Dilemmas ). He has completed a new edition of A Guide to the Theory of Knowledge (Blackwell). Morton, Adam and Stich, Stephen P. (eds.), Benacerraf and his Critics (Ox-ford: Blackwell, ) pp. xi, , GBP (cloth). This is the latest in Blackwell’s ‘Philosophers and their Critics’ series, fea-turing eleven new essays by various authors on Paul Benacerraf’s philoso-phy. Benacerraf and his critics (Book, ) [] Paul Benacerraf has dominated the philosophy of mathematics in the past 25 years. Arguments derived from Benacerraf's analyses of the concept of number and the tension between the epistemology and the semantics of matematics are widespread in the rest of philosophy, particulary the. Editorial team. General Editors: David Bourget (Western Ontario) David Chalmers (ANU, NYU) Area Editors: David Bourget Gwen Bradford.

 , English, Book, Illustrated edition: Benacerraf and his critics / edited by Adam Morton and What mathematical truth could not be – I / Paul Benacerraf; 2. Benacerraf and his Critics by Adam Morton,, available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. benacerraf and his critics pdf. Paul Benacerraf has dominated the philosophy of mathematics in the past 25 years. Arguments derived from Benacerraf's analyses of the concept of number and the tension between the epistemology and the semantics of matematics are widespread in the rest of philosophy, particulary the philosophy of langauge and metaphysics. Acknowledgments. Earlier versions of this paper were presented at the Paul Benacerraf Workshop (May , , Paris, Collège de France/IHPST); at the European Epistemology Network Conference (Universities of Bologna and Modena & Reggio Emilia, June , ); at the ECAP8 (–, , Bucharest). ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xi, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm. Contents: 1. What Mathematical Truth Could Not Be --I / Paul Benacerraf The Legacy of 'Mathematical Truth' / Penelope Maddy Prospects for Platonism / Steven J. Wagner On What Possible Worlds Could Not Be / Robert Stalnaker Skepticism about Numbers and Indeterminacy.

Norton, John D. () Infinite Pains: The Trouble with Supertasks. In: Benacerraf and His Critics. Blackwell Publishers, Oxford ; Cambridge, Mass, - ISBN. Benacerraf and His Critics. Adam Morton & Stephen P. Stich (eds.). Blackwell (). Benacerraf and his Critics. Paul Benacerraf is not the most prolific of contemporary philosophers. In a publishing career spanning 35 years, he has published not a single book and only a handful of articles. "Benacerraf and his Critics" edited by Adam Morton and Stephen Stich.