David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Stuart Shanker (ed.)
Volume 9 of the Routledge History of Philosophy surveys ten key topics in the Philosophy of Science, Logic and Mathematics in the Twentieth Century. Each article is written by one of the world's leading experts in that field. The papers provide a comprehensive introduction to the subject in question, and are written in a way that is accessible to philosophy undergraduates and to those outside of philosophy who are interested in these subjects. Each chapter contains an extensive bibliography of the major writings in the field. Among the topics covered are the philosophy of logic; Ludwig Wittgenstein's Tractatus; a survey of logical positivism; the philosophy of physics and of science; probability theory and cybernetics.
|Keywords||Science History Logic History Mathematics History Philosophy, Modern Philosophy and science History|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Buy the book||$28.23 used (89% off) $229.90 new (5% off) $242.00 direct from Amazon Amazon page|
|Call number||Q174.8.P55 1996|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Volker Peckhaus (1999). 19th Century Logic Between Philosophy and Mathematics. Bulletin of Symbolic Logic 5 (4):433-450.
Michael Beaney (1998). What is Analytic Philosophy? Recent Work on the History of Analytic Philosophy. British Journal for the History of Philosophy 6 (3):463 – 472.
Dirk Schlimm, Axiomatics and Progress in the Light of 20th Century Philosophy of Science and Mathematics.
Thomas Baldwin (ed.) (2003/2012). The Cambridge History of Philosophy, 1870-1945. Cambridge University Press.
Brendan Larvor (2008). What Can the Philosophy of Mathematics Learn From the History of Mathematics? Erkenntnis 68 (3):393 - 407.
Allen W. Wood & Songsuk Susan Hahn (eds.) (2011). Cambridge History of Philosophy in the 19th Century (1790-1870). Cambridge University Press.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads15 ( #103,493 of 1,096,601 )
Recent downloads (6 months)4 ( #68,895 of 1,096,601 )
How can I increase my downloads?