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A defense of mathematical Platonism
A few words about this essay: I wrote it for my Foundations of Mathematics class last semester (May 8 2015). It summarizes my thoughts regarding Reuben Hersh’s idea of mathematics as a mental model. It’s really more of a philosophy … Continue reading
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Tagged Chris Frith, foundations of mathematics, Kant, mathematics, mental model, noumenal, phenomenal, Plato, Platonism, Reuben Hersh, Roger Penrose
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