TITLE

Fixing Frege/Reason's Proper Study: Essays Towards a Neo-Fregean Philosophy of Mathematics

AUTHOR(S)
Linnebo, Øystein
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Mathematical Intelligencer;Fall2007, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p83
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
The article reviews two books, "Fixing Frege," by John Burgess, and "Reason's Proper Study: Essays Towards a Neo-Fregean Philosophy of Mathematics," by Bob Hale and Crispin Wright.
ACCESSION #
27575921

 

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