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 Infinity - Philosophy Dictionary of Arguments
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.
Author Item    More concepts for author
Barrow, John D. Infinity   Barrow, John D.
Cantor, Georg Infinity   Cantor, Georg
Field, Hartry Infinity   Field, Hartry
Foucault, Michel Infinity   Foucault, Michel
Geach, Peter Infinity   Geach, Peter T.
Hegel, G.W.F. Infinity   Hegel, G.W.F.
Kant, Immanuel Infinity   Kant, Immanuel
Leibniz, G.W. Infinity   Leibniz, G.W.
Logic Texts Infinity   Logic Texts
Lorenzen, Paul Infinity   Lorenzen, Paul
McGinn, Colin Infinity   McGinn, Colin
Nozick, Robert Infinity   Nozick, Robert
Poundstone, W. Infinity   Poundstone, W.
Quine, W.V.O. Infinity   Quine, Willard Van Orman
Russell, Bertrand Infinity   Russell, Bertrand
Thiel, Christian Infinity   Thiel, Christian
Tugendhat, E. Infinity   Tugendhat, E.
Wittgenstein, Ludwig Infinity   Wittgenstein, Ludwig
Zeno Infinity   Zeno

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