Date: Mar 25, 2013 11:15 AM
Subject: Re: Mathematics and the Roots of Postmodern Thought
> Mathematics and the Roots of Postmodern Thought
> Author: Vladimir Tasi?
> Oxford University Press, 2001
> "[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
> I've always thought there was a connection:
> Theorem: Truth, reality and logic are mere social
> Proof: By Godel's theorem, yada, yada, yada
> 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.
You mean you have not presented convincing-enough arguments to convince anyone of any of your claims.