Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

 
Euclid: Euclides of Megara, mathematician, 5th century BC. He was younger than Plato but older than Aristotle. His main works are the elements that develop his axioms. (See Der kleine Pauly, Lexikon der Antike, Munich 1979).

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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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Bertrand Russell Die Mathematik und die Metaphysiker 1901 in: Kursbuch 8 Mathematik 1967

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Euclid/Kant/Russell: Kant rightly remarked that the Euclidean theorems cannot be deduced from the Euclidean axioms without the aid of numerals. Kant's doctrine of the a priori intuitions, by which he explained the possibility of pure mathematics, is completely useless for mathematics.


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I. Kant
I Günter Schulte Kant Einführung (Campus) Frankfurt 1994
Externe Quellen. ZEIT-Artikel 11/02 (Ludger Heidbrink über Rawls)
Volker Gerhard "Die Frucht der Freiheit" Plädoyer für die Stammzellforschung ZEIT 27.11.03


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