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Published: 23 March 2000

300 Pages


ISBN: 9780198250296

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Foundations without Foundationalism

A Case for Second-Order Logic

Stewart Shapiro

  • A classic study of the foundations of mathematics
  • Shapiro is one of the leading figures in this field
  • The essential book on second-order logic and its importance to mathematics
  • Genuinely interdisciplinary: will interest philosophers, mathematicians, and logicians
  • A companion to Shapiro's 1998 book Philosophy of Mathematics