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Science without Numbers

Science without Numbers

Hartry Field

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780198777915
eISBN:
9780191823381
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198777915.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science, Logic/Philosophy of Mathematics

The book argues that there is no reason to believe in the existence of mathematical entities, or the literal truth of mathematics, and in particular that physical theory does not require this. The ... More

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