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Published: 02 December 1999

272 Pages | diagrams


ISBN: 9780198250128

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A Subject With No Object

Strategies for Nominalistic Interpretation of Mathematics

John P. Burgess and Gideon Rosen

  • The definitive survey of a central topic in philosophy of mathematics
  • The only book that offers comparative critical accounts of different nominalist theories
  • Exceptionally lucid and free of unnecessary technicality
  • Suitable for students: requires only elementary knowledge of logic
  • The starting-point for all future work in this area of philosophy