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#### Towards a Philosophy of Real Mathematics

Cambridge University Press 2003; US$ 56.00Corfield sets out a variety of approaches to new thinking about the philosophy of mathematics. more...

#### Philosophy of Mathematics

Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 40.95In his long-awaited new edition of Philosophy of Mathematics , James Robert Brown tackles important new as well as enduring questions in the mathematical sciences. Can pictures go beyond being merely suggestive and actually prove anything? Are mathematical results certain? Are experiments of any real value? This clear and engaging book takes... more...

#### The Limits of Abstraction

Oxford University Press 2008; US$ 29.98Kit Fine develops a Fregean theory of abstraction, and suggests that it may yield a new philosophical foundation for mathematics, one that can account for both our reference to various mathematical objects and our knowledge of various mathematical truths. <i>The Limits of Abstraction</i> breaks new ground both technically and philosophically.... more...

#### Philosophie der Mathematik

De Gruyter 2010; US$ 133.00An elementary introduction to the philosophy in mathematics. more...

#### Einführung in die mathematische Philosophie

Felix Meiner Verlag 2009; US$ 17.18Dem Versuch, die These zu stützen, daß Logik und Mathematik eins seien, hat Russell mehrere Bücher gewidmet, unter anderem das dreibändige, gemeinsam mit A. N. Whitehead verfaßte Werk "Principia Mathematica" (1910-1913). Die "Einführung in die mathematische Philosophie" faßt die Ergebnisse dieser Untersuchungen zusammen, ohne Kenntnisse... more...

#### 80 Years of Zentralblatt MATH

Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2011; US$ 29.95Founded in 1931 by Otto Neugebauer, Zentralblatt MATH (ZBMATH) celebrates its 80th anniversary in 2011. This book provides reviews from each of the 80 years of ZBMATH, including author profiles and a generously illustrated history of the ZBMATH. more...

#### Carnap, Tarski, and Quine at Harvard

Open Court 2013; US$ 49.95During the academic year 1940-1941, several giants of analytic philosophy congregated at Harvard: Bertrand Russell, Alfred Tarski, Rudlof Carnap, W. V. Quine, Carl Hempel, and Nelson Goodman were all in residence. This group held regular private meetings, with Carnap, Tarski, and Quine being the most frequent attendees. Carnap, Tarski, and Quine... more...

#### Philosophy of Mathematics

De Gruyter 2008; US$ 126.00One main interest of philosophy is to become clear about the assumptions, premisses and inconsistencies of our thoughts and theories. And even for a formal language like mathematics it is controversial if consistency is acheivable or necessary like the articles in the firt part of the publication show. Also the role of formal derivations,... more...

#### Nominalism and Constructivism in Seventeenth-Century Mathematical Philosophy

Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95What was the basis for the adoption of mathematics as the primary mode of discourse for describing natural events by a large segment of the philosophical community in the seventeenth century? In answering this question, this book demonstrates that a significant group of philosophers shared the belief that there is no necessary correspondence between... more...

#### Wittgenstein and the Turning Point in the Philosophy of Mathematics

Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95First published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...