Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Field, Hartry
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World I 55
"Physckal world"/narrow sense/Terminology/Field: without quantification over mathematical entities - wide sense: with quantification over mathematical entities z.B. Annahme der Existenz von Mengen: - e.g. "The set of apples in this room corresponds 1/1 with the set {0,1]}" - narrow sense: e.g. "There are different x and y, which are apples in this room and these are such that every apple in the room is either x or y". - That is only about the physical world. - > logical form - narrow sense/Terminology/FieldField: instea of "statement about the physical world" I say: "nominalistic statement".

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 2017-04-25