Wittgenstein, Finitism, and the Foundations of Mathematics by Mathieu Marion

By Mathieu Marion

This pioneering ebook demonstrates the the most important significance of Wittgenstein's philosophy of arithmetic to his philosophy as an entire. Marion strains the advance of Wittgenstein's pondering within the context of the mathematical and philosophical paintings of the days, to make coherent experience of rules that experience too usually been misunderstood simply because they've been provided in a disjointed and incomplete method. particularly, he illuminates the paintings of the missed 'transitional interval' among the Tractatus and the Investigations.

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