Mathematics and Symbolic Logics: Some Notes on an Uneasy Relationship
Abstract:Symbolic logics tend to be too mathematical for the philosophers and too philosophical for the mathematicians; and their history is too historical for most mathematicians, philosophers and logicians. This paper reflects upon these professional demarcations as they have developed during the century.
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: Middlesex University at Enfield, Middlesex EN3 4SF, England; e-mail: i.grattan-guinness mdx.ac.uk
Publication date: October 1, 1999