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Gödel's disjunction : the scope and limits of mathematical knowledge / Leon Horsten and Philip Welch.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2016.
Εdition:
First edition.
Description:
1 online resource : illustrations (black and white)
Summary note:
A famous theorem from Gödel entails that if our thinking capacities do not go beyond what an electronic computer is capable of, then there are indeed absolutely unsolvable mathematical problems. Within this context, the contributions to this book critically examine positions about the scope and limits of human mathematical knowledge.
Notes:
This edition previously issued in print: 2016.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Target audience:
Specialized.
Source of description:
Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on October 26, 2016).
Subject(s):
Other title(s):
Oxford scholarship online.
ISBN:
9780191820373 (ebook) :
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