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Infinity, infinite, philosophy: infinity is a result of a not stopping procedure, e.g. counting or dividing, or e.g. the continued description of a circular motion. In life-related contexts, infinitely continuous processes, e.g. infinite repetition, or never ending waiting are at least logically not contradictory. A construction rule does not have to exist to give an infinite continuation, such as e.g. in the development of the decimal places of real numbers. See also boundaries, infinity axiom, repetition, finitism, numbers, complex/complexity._____________ Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments. | |||

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P. Lorenzen Ein dialogisches Konstruktivitätskriterium (1959) in Karel Berka/L. Kreiser Logik Texte Berlin, 1983 Berka I 266 "Over-countable"/infinite/LorenzenVsSet theory: fable realm of the "Over-Countable". ((s) is not constructible, > constructivism). --- Berka I 272 Infinite/premisses/dialogical logic/Lorenzen: one can state a step number l e0 = ω exp ω exp ω exp... P can thus first calculate an ordinal number I _____________ 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. |
Lorn I P. Lorenzen Constructive Philosophy Cambridge 1987 Brk I K. Berka/L. Kreiser Logik Texte Berlin 1983 |

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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-09-21