Date: Mar 25, 2013 11:15 AM
Author: bacle
Subject: Re: Mathematics and the Roots of Postmodern Thought
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> Mathematics and the Roots of Postmodern Thought

> Author: Vladimir Tasi?

> Oxford University Press, 2001

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> "[this book] traces the root of postmodern theory to

> a debate on the foundations of mathematics early in

> the 20th century" -- from a blurb appearing in

> Google Books

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> I've always thought there was a connection:

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> Theorem: Truth, reality and logic are mere social

> constructs.

> Proof: By Godel's theorem, yada, yada, yada

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> I actually believe that postmodernism is driving

> western civilization into a dark ages. And I think

> that's a good reason for getting mystical

> metaphysical nonsense out of mathematics. But no one

> seems to care.

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You mean you have not presented convincing-enough arguments to convince anyone of any of your claims.