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Recursion, theory of science, philosophy: recursion is a certain form in which rules are formulated, and which makes it possible to produce infinitely many possible cases from the application of a finite system of rules. See also inserting, embedding, infinity, systems, models, theories. _____________ 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  

Davidson, , Donald  Recursion  Davidson, Donald  
Dummett, Michael E.  Recursion  Dummett, Michael E.  
Evans, , Gareth  Recursion  Evans, Gareth  
Maturana, Humberto  Recursion  Maturana, Humberto  
Pinker, , Steven  Recursion  Pinker, Steven  
Quine, W.V.O.  Recursion  Quine, Willard Van Orman  
Tarski, , Alfred  Recursion  Tarski, Alfred  
