[FOM] The discrete and the continuous

William Tait williamtait at mac.com
Sun Nov 4 16:16:46 EST 2007

On Nov 4, 2007, at 6:53 AM, Thomas Forster wrote:

> Consider the following assertions, all defensible, and each admits
> versions held by at least one reasonable person....
> 	All of Mathematics can be reduced-to/interpreted-in/etc Set
> 	Theory;
> 	Set Theory is Discrete;
> 	The Discrete and the Continuous are two twin pillars of
> 	Mathematics, neither to be explained in terms of the other.
>   Which one, Dear Reader, do you not accept_

I shall be discrete and not answer that.


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