On Monday, March 25, 2013 12:28:25 AM UTC-4, david petry wrote: > Mathematics and the Roots of Postmodern Thought > > Author: Vladimir Tasi? > > Oxford University Press, 2001 > > > > "[this book] traces the root of postmodern theory to a debate on the foundations of mathematics early in the 20th century" -- from a blurb appearing in Google Books > > > > > > I've always thought there was a connection: > > > > Theorem: Truth, reality and logic are mere social constructs. > > Proof: By Godel's theorem, yada, yada, yada > > > > > > I actually believe that postmodernism is driving western civilization into a dark ages. And I think that's a good reason for getting mystical metaphysical nonsense out of mathematics. But no one seems to care.