
Re: Foundations of mathematics... the order of bootstrapping the foundations
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Aug 20, 2013 11:38 PM


On Tue, 20 Aug 2013, Zeit Geist wrote: > On Tuesday, August 20, 2013 8:13:02 PM UTC7, William Elliot wrote: > > On Tue, 20 Aug 2013, Lax Clarke wrote: > > > > > Please correct me if I'm wrong please: > > > This is the order of bootstrapping the foundations of mathematics: > > Boot strapping has nothing to do with mathematics. > > It's part of computer science. > > > > A metalanguage is used to dacribe a formal language. > > But doesn't the metalanguage follows rules of logic when describing the > formal language?
A metalanguage has some logic which usually includes simple induction.

