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An interview with Charles McCarty by Piotr Urbańczyk concerning mathematical explanation.
Keywords constructivsim  intuitionism  logic  mathematics  classical mathematics  limits of explanation  Gödel’s Incompleteness Theorems  intuitionistics mathematics  proof-core  mathematical proof  Axiom of Choice  mathematical explanation
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