Russell's Unknown Logicism: A Study in the History and Philosophy of Mathematics

Russell's Unknown Logicism: A Study in the History and Philosophy of Mathematics

by S. Gandon, Michael Beaney
     
 
In this excellent book Sebastien Gandon focuses mainly on Russell's two major texts, Principa Mathematica and Principle of Mathematics , meticulously unpicking the details of these texts and bringing a new interpretation of both the mathematical and the philosophical content. Winner of The Bertrand Russell Society Book Award 2013.

Overview

In this excellent book Sebastien Gandon focuses mainly on Russell's two major texts, Principa Mathematica and Principle of Mathematics , meticulously unpicking the details of these texts and bringing a new interpretation of both the mathematical and the philosophical content. Winner of The Bertrand Russell Society Book Award 2013.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780230576995
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date:
08/30/2012
Series:
History of Analytic Philosophy Series
Edition description:
2012
Pages:
263
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author

SEBASTIEN GANDON Professor of Philosophy at the Universite Blaise Pascal, Clermont-Ferrand, France.

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