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dc.contributor.authorEbert, Philipen_UK
dc.contributor.authorRossberg, Marcusen_UK
dc.contributor.editorEbert, PAen_UK
dc.contributor.editorRossberg, Men_UK
dc.description.abstractFirst paragraph: Abstractionism in philosophy of mathematics has its origins in Gottlob Frege’s logicism—a position Frege developed in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century. Frege’s main aim was to reduce arithmetic and analysis to logic in order to provide a secure foundation for mathematical knowledge. As is well known, Frege’s development of logicism failed. The infamous Basic Law V— one of the six basic laws of logic Frege proposed in his magnum opus Grundgesetze der Arithmetik—is subject to Russell’s Paradox. The striking feature of Frege’s Basic Law V is that it takes the form of an abstraction principle.en_UK
dc.publisherOxford University Pressen_UK
dc.relationEbert P & Rossberg M (2016) Introduction to Abstractionism. In: Ebert P & Rossberg M (eds.) Abstractionism. Essays in Philosophy of Mathematics. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 3-35.〈=en&cc=gb#en_UK
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dc.titleIntroduction to Abstractionismen_UK
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dc.citation.btitleAbstractionism. Essays in Philosophy of Mathematicsen_UK
dc.contributor.affiliationUniversity of Connecticuten_UK
dc.subject.tagPhilosophy of Logic and Language, including History of Analytic Philosophyen_UK
dc.subject.tagPhilosophy of Logicen_UK
dc.subject.tagPhilosophy of Mathematicsen_UK
dc.subject.tagMind and Knowledgeen_UK
rioxxterms.typeBook chapteren_UK
local.rioxx.authorEbert, Philip|0000-0002-3730-0600en_UK
local.rioxx.authorRossberg, Marcus|en_UK
local.rioxx.projectInternal Project|University of Stirling|
local.rioxx.contributorEbert, PA|en_UK
local.rioxx.contributorRossberg, M|en_UK
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