Ideas of Georg Kreisel, by Theme

[Austrian, b.1923, Refugee who taught at Reading and then Stanford]

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6. Mathematics / A. Nature of Mathematics / 4. The Infinite / a. The Infinite
Gödel showed that the syntactic approach to the infinite is of limited value
6. Mathematics / B. Foundations for Mathematics / 1. Foundations for Mathematics
The study of mathematical foundations needs new non-mathematical concepts
26. Natural Theory / B. Concepts of Nature / 3. Space / b. Points in space
The natural conception of points ducks the problem of naming or constructing each point