[FOM] How much of math is logic?
Robbie Lindauer
rlindauer at gmail.com
Tue Feb 27 12:23:38 EST 2007
The existence of the empty set is not a logical truth either.
Robbie Lindauer
robblin at thetip.org
On Feb 26, 2007, at 11:31 AM, joeshipman at aol.com wrote:
>> And the claim that such an assumption is logically true is quite
> controversial.
>
> This is exactly what I was trying to say -- I was careful to
> distinguish the ZFC axiom of Infinity as something that was NOT
> "logical", in order to argue that those parts of math which do not
> need
> it CAN be thought of as simply logical.
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