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Topic: Matheology § 199
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Scott Berg

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Re: Matheology � 199
Posted: Jan 25, 2013 5:25 PM
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"WM" <mueckenh@rz.fh-augsburg.de> wrote in message
news:8601a2e8-e872-4a4a-b3c5-7154748f2710@w8g2000yqm.googlegroups.com...
>Matheology § 199

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>Gödel's realism, although similar to that of Locke and Leibniz, places
>emphasis on the fact that the "axioms force themselves upon us as
>being true." This answers a question, untouched by Locke and Leibniz,
>why we choose one system, or set of axioms, and not another; that the
>choice of a mathematical system is not arbitrary.


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so, what is your point ? (besides the red herring above of "axioms")





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