Russell's Unknown Logicism: A Study in the History and Philosophy of Mathematics by S. GandonRussell's Unknown Logicism: A Study in the History and Philosophy of Mathematics by S. Gandon

Russell's Unknown Logicism: A Study in the History and Philosophy of Mathematics

byS. Gandon

Hardcover | August 30, 2012

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In this excellent book Sebastien Gandon focuses mainly on Russell's two major texts, Principa Mathematica and Principle of Mathematics , meticulously unpicking the details of these texts and bringing a new interpretation of both the mathematical and the philosophical content. Winner of The Bertrand Russell Society Book Award 2013.
SEBASTIEN GANDON Professor of Philosophy at the Universite Blaise Pascal, Clermont-Ferrand, France. Winner of The Bertrand Russell Society Book Award 2013
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Title:Russell's Unknown Logicism: A Study in the History and Philosophy of MathematicsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:263 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.69 inPublished:August 30, 2012Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230576990

ISBN - 13:9780230576995

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Table of Contents

Series Editor's Foreword Acknowledgements List of Figures Introduction Projective Geometry Metrical Geometry Geometry, Logicism and 'if-thenism' Quantity in PoM Quantity in PM Application Constraint in PM Russell's Universalism and Topic-Specificity Bibliography Index