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The reason's proper study [electronic resource] : essays towards a neo-Fregean philosophy of mathematics / Bob Hale and Crispin Wright.

Author/Creator:
Hale, Bob.
Publication:
Oxford : Clarendon, 2001.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (470 p.)
Subjects:
Frege, Gottlob, 1848-1925.
Mathematics -- Philosophy.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Bob Hale and Crispin Wright draw together the key writings in which they have worked out their distinctive neo-Fregean approach to the philosophy of mathematics.
Contents:
""Preface and Acknowledgements""; ""Contents""; ""Origins of the Essays""; ""Introduction""; ""Part I. Ontology and Abstraction Principles""; ""1. Bob Hale: Singular Terms (1)""; ""2. Bob Hale: Singular Terms (2)""; ""3. Crispin Wright: Why Frege Does Not Deserve His Grain of Salt: A Note on the Paradox of â€?The Concept Horseâ€? and the Ascription of Bedeutungen to Predicates""; ""4. Bob Hale: Grundlagen Â64""; ""5. Bob Hale and Crispin Wright: Implicit Definition and the A Priori""; ""Part II. Responses to Critics""; ""6. Crispin Wright: Field and Fregean Platonism""
""7. Bob Hale: Is Platonism Epistemologically Bankrupt?""""8. Bob Hale: Dummett's Critique of Wright's Attempt to Resuscitate Frege""; ""9. Crispin Wright: Critical Notice of Michael Dummett's Frege: Philosophy of Mathematics""; ""Part III. Hume's Principle""; ""10. Crispin Wright: On the Harmless Impredicativity of N= (Hume's Principle)""; ""11. Crispin Wright: Response to Dummett""; ""12. Crispin Wright: On the Philosophical Significance of Frege's Theorem""; ""13. Crispin Wright: Is Hume's Principle Analytic?""; ""Part IV. On the Differentiation of Abstracts""
""14. Bob Hale and Crispin Wright: To Bury Caesar""""Part V. Beyond Number Theory""; ""15. Bob Hale: Reals by Abstraction""; ""Postscript: Eighteen Problems""; ""Bibliography""; ""Further Relevant Writings""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""Q""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""; ""Z""
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [437]-446) and index.
Description based on print version record.
Contributor:
Wright, Crispin, 1942-
ISBN:
0-19-926632-8
9786612051821
1-282-05182-2
0-19-151907-3
OCLC:
63294654
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