## Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments | |||

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Field, Hartry Books on Amazon |
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 Fie III H. Field Science without numbers Princeton New Jersey 1980 |

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