Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Continuum hypothesis / Mathematics / Physics / Field: analogy in physics formulated without set theory: e.g. for each subregion of a line there is either a graph depicting a 1/1-Correspondence to another line, or a 1/1-Correspondence to a discrete region of the type w but no reason to assume that the response in the physical case is the same as in the mathematical case.

Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution.

Fie I
H. Field
Realism, Mathematics and Modality Oxford New York 1989

Fie II
H. Field
Truth and the Absence of Fact Oxford New York 2001

H. Field
Science without numbers Princeton New Jersey 1980

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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-08-16