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Topic: (infinity) A real story
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Re: (infinity) A real story
Posted: Oct 12, 2013 7:01 PM
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On 10/12/2013 5:55 PM, Michael F. Stemper wrote:
> On 10/12/2013 05:17 PM, Bergholt Stuttley Johnson wrote:
>> mueckenh@rz.fh-augsburg.de wrote:
>>> potetntially infinite sets
>>
>> What's this?
>> I've read the books "Set Theory" by Jech and Kunen,
>> but nothing of "potentially infinite sets".

>
> Trying to get the people who use this terminology to give
> definitions of "potentially infinite set" and "actually
> infinite set" has been frustrating and unproductive. This is
> probably none of them would know a mathematical definition if
> it crawled up their shoulder while singing the mathematical
> definition song.
>


Even when it is provided.

I took the time to explain Markov's
analysis providing quantifier interpretations
for "monotone inclusive" hash marks.

Oh well...






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