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Parsons, Charles 1933-

Overview
Works: 24 works in 144 publications in 3 languages and 4,537 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  Conference proceedings  Dictionaries  Records and correspondence  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Contributor, jt.
Classifications: QA9, 511.3
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Most widely held works about Charles Parsons
 
Most widely held works by Charles Parsons
Philosophy & political action; essays edited for the New York Group of the Society for Philosophy and Public Affairs by Virginia Held( Book )

22 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mathematics in philosophy : selected essays by Charles Parsons( Book )

19 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book by an American philosopher brings together eleven essays treating problems in logic and the philosophy of mathematics. A common point of view, that the mathematical thought is central to our thought in general, underlies the essays. In his introduction, Parsons articulates that point of view and relates it to past and recent discussions of the foundations of mathematics."--Jacket
Mathematical thought and its objects by Charles Parsons( Book )

18 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Objects and logic -- Structuralism and nominalism -- Modality and structuralism -- A problem about sets -- Intuition -- Numbers as objects -- Intuitive arithmetic and its limits -- Mathematical induction -- Reason
Between logic and intuition : essays in honor of Charles Parsons( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Kant to Husserl : selected essays by Charles Parsons( Book )

15 editions published in 2012 in English and German and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Main description: In From Kant to Husserl, Charles Parsons examines a wide range of historical opinion on philosophical questions, from mathematics to phenomenology. Amplifying his early ideas on Kant's philosophy of arithmetic, Parsons uses Kant's lectures on metaphysics to explore how his arithmetical concepts relate to the categories. He then turns to early reactions by two immediate successors of Kant, Johann Schultz and Bernard Bolzano, to shed light on disputed questions regarding interpretation of Kant's philosophy of mathematics. Interested, as well, in what Kant meant by 0pure natural science,0 Parsons considers the relationship between the first Critique and the Metaphysical Foundations of Natural Science. His commentary on Kant's Transcendental Aesthetic departs from mathematics to engage the vexed question of what it tells about the meaning of Kant's transcendental idealism.Proceeding on to phenomenology, Parsons examines Frege's evolving idea of extensions, his attitude toward set theory, and his correspondence, particularly exchanges with Russell and Husserl. An essay on Brentano brings out, in the case of judgment, an alternative to the now standard Fregean view of negation, and, on truth, alternatives to the traditional correspondence view that are still discussed today. Ending with the question of why Husserl did not take the 0linguistic turn,0 a final essay included here marks the only article-length discussion of Husserl Parsons has ever written, despite a long-standing engagement with this philosopher
Kurt Gödel : essays for his centennial by Solomon Feferman( Book )

15 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Kurt Gödel (1906-1978) did groundbreaking work that transformed logic and other important aspects of our understanding of mathematics, especially his proof of the incompleteness of formalized arithmetic. This book on different aspects of his work and on subjects in which his ideas have contemporary resonance includes papers from a May 2006 symposium celebrating Gödel's centennial as well as papers from a 2004 symposium. Proof theory, set theory, philosophy of mathematics, and the editing of Gödel's writings are among the topics covered. Several chapters discuss his intellectual development and his relation to predecessors and contemporaries such as Hilbert, Carnap, and Herbrand. Others consider his views on justification in set theory in light of more recent work and contemporary echoes of his incompleteness theorems and the concept of constructible set"--Provided by publisher
Philosophy of mathematics in the twentieth century : selected essays by Charles Parsons( Book )

9 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this illuminating collection, Charles Parsons surveys the contributions of philosophers and mathematicians who shaped the philosophy of mathematics over the course of the past century. Parsons begins with a discussion of the Kantian legacy in the work of L. E. J. Brouwer, David Hilbert, and Paul Bernays, shedding light on how Bernays revised his philosophy after his collaboration with Hilbert. He considers Hermann Weyl's idea of a "vicious circle" in the foundations of mathematics, a radical claim that elicited many challenges. Turning to Kurt Gödel, whose incompleteness theorem transformed debate on the foundations of mathematics and brought mathematical logic to maturity, Parsons discusses his essay on Bertrand Russell's mathematical logic - Gödel's first mature philosophical statement and an avowal of his Platonistic view
On constructive interpretation of predicative mathematics by Charles Parsons( Book )

5 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contributions to logic and methodology in honor of J.M. Bocheński by Anna-Teresa Tymieniecka( Book )

12 editions published in 1965 in 3 languages and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contributions to Logic and Methodology
Collected works by Kurt Gödel( Book )

5 editions published in 1995 in German and English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Russian English dictionary of ... irovatʹ verbs by Charles Parsons( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kurt Gödel : collected works( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Russian English dictionary of ... (a, e, i, i︠a︡) TELʹ words by Charles Parsons( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On constructive interpretation of predictive mathematics by Charles Parsons( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frege and contemporary philosophy( Book )

3 editions published between 1921 and 2012 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deal Island : the transformation of a community 1850-1880 by Charles Parsons( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kurt Gödel. collected works( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collected works by Kurt Gödel( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophy? essays edited for the New York Group of the Society for Philosophy and Public Affairs( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collected works by Kurt Gödel( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Between logic and intuition : essays in honor of Charles Parsons
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Mathematical thought and its objectsBetween logic and intuition : essays in honor of Charles ParsonsKurt Gödel : essays for his centennialCollected worksKurt Gödel. collected worksCollected works