[FOM] Badiou review:Number & Number
jkadvany at sbcglobal.net
Sun Jul 26 18:52:47 EDT 2009
FOM readers may find my review of Alain Badiou's Number and Numbers of
interest, at Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews.
I focus on Badiou's use of Conway's surreal numbers, ZF, and Badiou's
account of logic and number in Peano, Frege et al. I cast Badiou as
something of an anti-constructivist. The review is sympathetic but critical
from that foundational perspective.
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