Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Abstraction and Infinity$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Paolo Mancosu

Print publication date: 2016

Print ISBN-13: 9780198746829

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2017

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198746829.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (oxford.universitypressscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Oxford University Press, 2021. All Rights Reserved. An individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in OSO for personal use. date: 23 October 2021



(p.1) Introduction
Abstraction and Infinity

Paolo Mancosu

Oxford University Press

As the title indicates, the book is an investigation into abstraction, infinity and their interaction.

Abstraction is of course “said in many ways” but the meaning relevant to my investigation is that which has had pride of place in the last thirty years in philosophy of mathematics, namely the meaning of abstraction that is connected to the use of abstraction principles in neo‐logicism....

Oxford Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us .