Date: Feb 5, 2013 5:04 AM
Subject: Re: Matheology § 203
On 4 Feb., 23:29, Virgil <vir...@ligriv.com> wrote:
> > The notion of every finite initial segment is predicative because we
> > need nothing but a number of 1's, that are counted by a number already
> > defined, and add another 1.
> Where did you get the first 1?
Where did you get it?
> Except that there is considerable reason to doubt
> that "ontogeny recapitulates phylogeny".
I heard about objections, but when watching children, I see Haeckel
confirmed, at least with respect to mathematics.