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Single Idea 14502

[catalogued under 8. Modes of Existence / A. Relations / 3. Structural Relations]

Full Idea

'Structure' tends to be characterized by Plato as something that is mathematically expressed.

Gist of Idea

Plato's idea of 'structure' tends to be mathematically expressed


report of Plato (works [c.375 BCE]) by Kathrin Koslicki - The Structure of Objects V.3 iv

Book Reference

Koslicki,Kathrin: 'The Structure of Objects' [OUP 2008], p.98

A Reaction

[Koslicki is drawing on Verity Harte here]