Science without Numbers. Hartry Field. Abstract. The book argues that there is no reason to believe in the existence of mathematical entities, or the literal truth of. Science Without Numbers caused a stir in , with its bold nominalist approach Ontology and Logic: Remarks on Hartry Field’s Anti-Platonist Philosophy of. Science without numbers, A Defence of H. Field – – Revue Philosophique de la France Et de l’Etranger (4) Review: Hartry.

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Newtonian Gravitational Theory Nominalized 9. How Nominalist is Hartry Field’s Nominalism? Classical, Early, and Medieval Prose and Writers: Truthmakers and Ontological Commitment: The explanation of the utility of mathematics in describing the physical world does not require that the mathematics be true, but only little more than it be consistent. David Liggins – – Erkenntnis 68 1: Manders – – Journal of Symbolic Logic 49 1: Classical, Early, and Medieval Plays and Playwrights: Request removal from index.

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What Mathematicians’ Claims Mean: Farrell – – Australasian Journal of Philosophy Resnik – – Philosophical Studies 47 2: Sign in Create an account. David Liggins – – Philosophical Quarterly 57 numbere Cian Dorr – – Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society 2pt2: No categories specified categorize this paper.

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