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Philosophy of Mathematics

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Philosophy of Mathematics
Author's Name Affiliation Paper Title
Maciej Gos   Mathematical Models of Spacetime in Contemporary Physics and Essential Issues of the Ontology of Spacetime
Elaine Landry McGill University Semantic Realism: Why Mathematicians Mean What They Say
Anna Lemanska Christian Philosophy of Academy of Catholic Theology The Issue of Experiment in Mathematics
Jarosław Mrozek University of Gdańsk, Gdańsk, Poland The Problems of Understanding Mathematics
Jarmo Pulkkinen University of Oulu The Neo-Kantians and the 'Logicist' Definition of Number
Krassimir D. Tarkalanov Plovdiv University, Plovdiv, Bulgaria Reflexive Substantion of an One-Way Ascendancy of Mathematics over Ethics
Halil Turan   The Cartesian Doubt Experiment and Mathematics
Alan Weir The Queen's University of Belfast A Neo-Formalist Approach to Mathematical Truth
Roger Wertheimer   Translation, Quotation and Truth
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