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Topic: Matheology § 173
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Scott Berg

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Re: Matheology � 173
Posted: Dec 7, 2012 12:01 PM
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"WM" <> wrote in message

>Matheology § 173
>The question of language is also particularly relevant, for Brouwer
>would continue to emphasize that mathematics does not depend on

l>anguage or logic, being prior to language and logic. Language is
>merely an instrument of social domination, and it makes impossible a
>real communication: “nobody has ever communicated his soul to someone
>else by means of language.”

......... and you continue using your "language", shame !

> In 1908, this line of thought would derive
>into a denounce of classical logic and of axiomatic systems, which
>obviously from his standpoint cannot be the real foundation of
>mathematics. [...] Brouwer stressed that he had been elaborating these
>ideas since 1907, the height of Dadaizm

>Regards, WM should cut and paste from textbooks.

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