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The limits of abstraction

Author: Kit Fine
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press, 2002.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Kit Fine develops a Fregean theory of abstraction, and suggests that it may yield a new philosophical foundation for mathematics, one that can account for both our reference to various mathematical  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kit Fine
OCLC Number: 646787609
Description: 1 online resource (x, 203 pages)
Contents: 1. PHILOSOPHICAL INTRODUCTION; THE CONTEXT PRINCIPLE; THE ANALYSIS OF ACCEPTABILITY; THE GENERAL THEORY OF ABSTRACTION
Responsibility: Kit Fine.
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"It is a great book. In demanding but always succinct prose, it presents a wealth of distinctions, insights, and arguments."--Oystein Linnebo, Australasian Journal of Philosophy "It is a great book. Read more...

 
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