Mind 121 (484):1031-1046 (2012)

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Mark Colyvan
University of Sydney
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In this paper I reply to Jody Azzouni, Otávio Bueno, Mary Leng, David Liggins, and Stephen Yablo, who offer defences of so-called ‘ easy road ’ nominalist strategies in the philosophy of mathematics
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