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Penelope Maddy — Defending the Axioms

Infinity is a puzzling concept in itself and also in the way it has shaped the development of mathematics. Take for example the number line, the infinity of the infinity of the integers and the larger infinity of the real … Continue reading

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hegel and nothing

Pure being is so indeterminate that it is not even being and so is nothing. This is one gloss on the basic Hegelian idea at the beginning of the Science of Logic. But what does it mean? To achieve a correct … Continue reading

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