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### Single Idea 17831

#### [catalogued under 4. Formal Logic / F. Set Theory ST / 4. Axioms for Sets / a. Axioms for sets]

Full Idea

Cantor gives informal versions of the axioms of ZF as ways of getting from one set to another.

Gist of Idea

Cantor gives informal versions of ZF axioms as ways of getting from one set to another

Source

report of George Cantor (Later Letters to Dedekind [1899]) by John Lake - Approaches to Set Theory 1.6

Book Reference

'Philosophy of Mathematics: anthology', ed/tr. Jacquette,Dale [Blackwell 2002], p.366

A Reaction

Lake suggests that it should therefore be called CZF.