GS Chandy
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Re: Is logic part of mathematics  or is mathematics part of logic?
Posted:
Jun 30, 2013 11:32 AM



Hello, Joe Niederberger:
I had responded at Mathteach to your question below (as soon as I saw it at Mathteach).  I believe the post should appear there after the weekend break. If it does not, I shall copy it and send it on in due course.
Best wishes, GSC
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>________________________________ > From: Joe Niederberger <niederberger@comcast.net> >To: mathteach@mathforum.org >Sent: Saturday, June 29, 2013 2:04 AM >Subject: Re: Is logic part of mathematics  or is mathematics part of logic? > > >Can you say what those propositions mean in any precise sense? > >Take a look at the Stanford article on "Principia". The main problems with the logicist program were perceived to be the "axiom of infinity", and that of "reducibility". > >Cheers, >Joe N > > End of Forwarded Message > > > >

