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#### Mathematical Philosophy

De Gruyter 1976; US$ 133.00New Elements of Mathematics by Charles S. Peirce : Mathematical Philosophy 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$ 119.00One 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, the role... 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...

#### 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...

#### The Logical Foundations of Mathematics

Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 72.95The Logical Foundations of Mathematics offers a study of the foundations of mathematics, stressing comparisons between and critical analyses of the major non-constructive foundational systems. The position of constructivism within the spectrum of foundational philosophies is discussed, along with the exact relationship between topos theory and set... more...

#### Philosophy of Mathematics and Mathematical Practice in the Seventeenth Century

Oxford University Press 1996; US$ 59.99The 17th century saw a dramatic development in mathematical theory and practice. This is an account of the foundational issues raised in the relationship between mathematical advances of the period and the philosophy of mathematics. more...

#### Platonism and Anti-Platonism in Mathematics

Oxford University Press 1998; US$ 44.99A demonstration of the value of both platonism and anti-platonism in the solution of mathematical problems. The author solves the important problems associated with both of the views, and demonstrates that it is inherently impossible for us to have a valid argument for or against mathematical platonism. more...

#### What is Mathematics, Really?

Oxford University Press 2001; US$ 18.99Tries to refine the philosophy of mathematics to reflect what mathematicians really do, and argues that mathematics must be understood in a social context. more...