David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
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History and Philosophy of Logic 19 (3):153-160 (1998)
The paper is devoted to the discussion of some philosophical and historical problems connected with the theorem on the undefinability of the notion of truth. In particular the problem of the priority of proving this theorem will be considered. It is claimed that Tarski obtained this theorem independently though he made clear his indebtedness to Gödel?s methods. On the other hand, Gödel was aware of the formal undefinability of truth in 1931, but he did not publish this result. Reasons for that are also considered
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