Frege Explained

Frege Explained

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What is the number one? How can we be sure that 2+2=4? These apparently ssimple questions have perplexed philosophers for thousands of years, but discussion of them was transformed by the German philosopher Gottlob Frege (1848-1925).
Frege (pronounced Fray-guh)believed that arithmetic and all mathematics are derived from logic, and to prove this he developed a completely new approach to logic and numbers. Joan Weiner presents a very clear outline of Frege's life and ideas, showing how his thinking evolved through successive books and articles.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 176 pages
  • 152 x 228 x 13.21mm | 283g
  • Chicago, IL, United States
  • English
  • New.
  • 0812694600
  • 9780812694604
  • 818,186

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