George Bealer

in Quality and Concept

Published in print May 1982 | ISBN: 9780198244288
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191680762 | DOI:

Series: Clarendon Library of Logic and Philosophy


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Since the theory of properties, relations, and propositions (PRPs) is a full-fledged part of natural logic, it can support a well justified logicist philosophy of mathematics. This chapter argues that this version of logicism is free from the standard criticisms of logicism, even those that proved fatal to the original logicism of Frege and Russell.

Keywords: logicism; properties; relations; propositions; philosophy of mathematics

Chapter.  8834 words. 

Subjects: Metaphysics

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