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Logic

Nicholas Griffin

in Russell’s Idealist Apprenticeship

Published in print January 1991 | ISBN: 9780198244530
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191680786 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198244530.003.0007
Logic

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This chapter discusses Russell's attempts to fashion a Kantian philosophy of pure mathematics where the concept of quantity played a central role. The chapter also introduces another of Russell's work, ‘An Analysis of Mathematical Reasoning’.

Keywords: Russell; Kantian philosophy; pure mathematics; quantity; An Analysis of Mathematical Reasoning

Chapter.  23008 words. 

Subjects: History of Western Philosophy

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