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Topic: SET THEORY and QUANTIFIER LOGIC are SUPERFLUOUS! You only need
1 or the other!

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Frederick Williams

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Re: SET THEORY and QUANTIFIER LOGIC are SUPERFLUOUS! You only
need1 or the other!

Posted: Nov 20, 2012 9:07 AM
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Graham Cooper wrote:
>
> The notation in
>
> { x | p(x) }
>
> stands for ALL VALUES OF x
> that are satisfied in p(x)
>
> This is the SAME 'ALL' as ALL(x) ....predicate(..predicate...
> x ...) ...)
>
> ALL is merely SUBSET!


Yes, old fruit, in a topos there is a natural language the logic of
which is intuitionistic.

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When a true genius appears in the world, you may know him by
this sign, that the dunces are all in confederacy against him.
Jonathan Swift: Thoughts on Various Subjects, Moral and Diverting



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