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One Hundred Years of Russell´s Paradox

Mathematics, Logic, Philosophy

Nicholas Griffin(contrib.) ; Solomon Feferman(contrib.) ; Gregory Landini(contrib.) ; Godehard Link(ed.) ; Geoffrey Hellman(contrib.) ; Peter Schuster(contrib.) ; Gerhard Jäger(contrib.) ; John L. Bell(contrib.) ; W. Hugh Woodin(contrib.) ; Bernard Linsky(contrib.) ; Hartry Field(contrib.) ; Helmut Schwichtenberg(contrib.) ; Ulrich Blau(contrib.) ; Andrea Cantini(contrib.) ; Harvey M. Friedman(contrib.) ; Sy-David Friedman(contrib.) ; Kai Hauser(contrib.) ; Allen P. Hazen(contrib.) ; Tobias Hürter(contrib.) ; Andrew D. Irvine(contrib.) ; Shaughan Lavine(contrib.) ; David Charles McCarty(contrib.) ; Vann McGee(contrib.) ; Jan Mycielsky(contrib.) ; Karl-Georg Niebergall(contrib.) ; Volker Peckhaus(contrib.) ; Dieter Probst(contrib.) ; Michael Rathjen(contrib.) ; Francisco Rodriguez-Consuegra(contrib.) ; Philippe de Rouilhan(contrib.) ; Holger Sturm(contrib.) ; Robert S. D. Thomas(contrib.) ; Albert Visser(contrib.) ; Kai F. Wehmeier(contrib.)
One Hundred Years of Russell´s Paradox
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The papers collected in this volume represent the main body of research arising from the International Munich Centenary Conference in 2001, which commemorated the discovery of the famous Russell Paradox a hundred years ago. The 31 contributions and the introductory essay by the editor were (with two exceptions) all originally written for the volume. The volume serves a twofold purpose, historical and systematic. One focus is on Bertrand Russell's logic and logical philosophy, taking into account the rich sources of the Russell Archives, many of which have become available only recently. The second equally important aim is to present original research in the broad range of foundational studies that draws on both current conceptions and recent technical advances in the above-mentioned fields. The volume contributes thereby to the well-established body of mathematical philosophy initiated to a large extent by Russell's work.
De Gruyter; January 2004
672 pages; ISBN 9783110199680
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