
Re: Why Mathematics contradicts set theory
Posted:
Jan 22, 2014 7:52 AM


On Tuesday, 21 January 2014 23:33:55 UTC+1, fom wrote: > On 1/21/2014 3:57 PM, mueckenh@rz.fhaugsburg.de wrote: > > > > > > Some thing that never can be reported to have been counted is uncountable. > > > > > > > An actual definition. > > > > Mathematics, then, is grounded on reports > > and beliefs concerning reports.
But it should be grounded on proofs. > > > > So, for instance, the number of apple > > trees on some Earthlike planet discovered > > by the Kepler telescope is uncountable
like the number of mathematical theories or the number of finite definitions of real numbers. But those examples have nothing to do with a hierarchy of infinities. See § 422 for a final clearing of that question.
Regards, WM

