Virgil
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Re: mathematical infinite as a matter of method
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Apr 21, 2013 3:39 AM


In article <Me6dnerBAcAL8O7MnZ2dnUVZ_rWdnZ2d@giganews.com>, fom <fomJUNK@nyms.net> wrote:
> This is a easy, readable paper of the same > title by Kanamori. A historical analysis > of how infinity entered mathematical discourse. > > http://kurt.scitec.kobeu.ac.jp/~fuchino/xpapers/infinity.pdf > > OP: Marc Garcia at FOM > > > (Virgil  you will find a familiar proof > at the bottom of page 5)
Yes! A nice version of it, too.
And a nice paper which shows just how far out of any real mathematics WM has put himself. 

