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Philosophy of science, logic, and mathematics in the twentieth century

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science -- Philosophy -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Logic -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Mathematics -- Philosophy -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Philosophy, Modern -- 20th century.,
  • Philosophy and science -- History -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Stuart G. Shanker.
    SeriesRoutledge history of philosophy ;, v. 9
    ContributionsShanker, Stuart.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ174.8 .P55 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxviii, 461 p. :
    Number of Pages461
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL973630M
    ISBN 100415057760
    LC Control Number96010545

    Summary: Papers within this category include work about 20th century philosophy and major philosophical works from the twentieth century. They are organised according to proper names, with many of the most famous 20th century philosophers having entries. The philosophy of science is a field that deals with what science is, how it works, and the logic through which we build scientific knowledge. In this website, we present a rough synthesis of some new and some old ideas from the philosophy of science.

    The required citation reference for this material is Twentieth-Century Philosophy of Science by Thomas J. Hickey at Reproduction or distribution for profit of the contents of this web site either wholly or in part in any medium is prohibited. Libraries may reproduce any contents of this web site including the image of the book cover. Philosophy of science is a branch of philosophy concerned with the foundations, methods, and implications of science. The central questions of this study concern what qualifies as science, the reliability of scientific theories, and the ultimate purpose of discipline overlaps with metaphysics, ontology, and epistemology, for example, when it explores the relationship between.

    This chapter provides an overview of the evolution of logicism. Logicism, as a philosophy of mathematics, is traditionally taken to begin with Frege. However, throughout the 20th century, it has been associated with Whitehead and Russell's classic Principia Mathematica (–). Frege developed his variant of logicism in connection with. Physics and Philosophy: The Revolution in Modern Science. By Werner Heisenberg | Under $ The seminal work by one of the most important thinkers of the twentieth century, Physics and Philosophy is Werner Heisenberg's concise and accessible narrative of the revolution in modern physics, in which he played a towering role.


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Summary: Volume 9 of the Routledge History of Philosophy N surveys ten key topics in the philosophy of science, logic and mathematics in the twentieth century. Each of the essays is written by one of the worlds leading experts in that field.

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This volume covers some of its key movements and philosophers, including Frege and Wittgenstein's Tractatus. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: 1 online resource (xxxviii, pages): illustrations: Contents: Chapter Introduction / S.G.

Shanker --chapter 1 Philosophy of logic / A.D. Irvine --chapter 2 Philosophy of mathematics in the twentieth century / Michael Detlefsen --chapter 3 Frege / Rainer Born --chapter 4 Wittgenstein's Tractatus / James Bogen --chapter 5.

Volume 9 of the Routledge History of Philosophy surveys ten key topics in the Philosophy of Science, Logic and Mathematics in the Twentieth Century. Each article is written by one of the world's leading experts in that field. In contrast to Edmund Husserl's book Philosophie der Arithmetik, which argued that the concept of the cardinal number derived from psychical acts of grouping objects and counting them, Frege argued that mathematics and logic have their own validity, independent of the judgments or mental states of individual mathematicians and logicians (which were the basis of arithmetic according to the .on the interplay between logic, mathematics, and philosophy in early twentieth-century philosophy.

She has written articles on Kant, Frege, Russell, Wittgenstein, Quine, and Gödel, and (with Sanford Shieh) edited Future Pasts: The Analytic Tradition in Twentieth Century Philosophy.

Unfortunately, this aim was scuppered by Russell's discovery, late in the book's development, of a paradox that threatened his whole system of logic. The book contains a .