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namducnguyen

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Re: The Invalidity of Godel's Incompleteness Work.
Posted: Oct 19, 2013 5:32 PM
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On 19/10/2013 3:24 PM, Peter Percival wrote:
> Nam Nguyen wrote:
>

>> I've repeatedly asked you first if you understand my definition.
>
> Surely you wouldn't wilful give an obscure definition? The point of a
> definition is to clarify meaning, isn't it? From your definition
>
> _A meta truth_ is said to be impossible to know if it's not in the
> collection of meta truths, resulting from all available definitions,
> permissible reasoning methods, within the underlying logic framework
> [FOL(=) in this case].
>
> this follows:


How the hell anything would follow from my definition if it is
"poor English" ( _your words_ )?
>
> We don't yet know if PA|-cGC or PA|-~cGC, so we don't know if "PA|-cGC"
> or "PA|-~cGC" is in the collection of meta truths. So we don't know if
> it's impossible to know cGC (or ~cGC). Why, then, do you claim that
> it's impossible to know cGC (or ~cGC)?
>
> Do you know that both cGC and ~cGC are not in the collection of meta
> truths? If so you must know that neither PA|-cGC nor PA|-~cGC. You
> should publish your proof. And stop claiming that Gödel's
> incompleteness theorem is invalid, because if neither PA|-cGC nor
> PA|-~cGC, then that is an example of incompleteness.
>
> Also if you know that neither PA|-cGC nor PA|-~cGC, then you've proved
> PA consistent. So you should stop claiming that its consistency is
> unprovable.


Do you understand - or not understand - my definition of "impossible
to know" here (above)?

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