Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Proof in logic, mathematics: finite string of symbols, which derives a statement in a system from the axioms of the system together with already proven statements.
 
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Lakatos, Imre
 
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Proofs Hacking I 286
Experiment/Evidence/Lakatos: no fact-related statement can ever be proved by an experiment. Assertions cannot be proved by experience. This is a logical principle.
HackingVsLakatos: this is a mirroring fight with the word "to prove".

Laka I
I. Lakatos
The Methodology of Scientific Research Programmes: Volume 1: Philosophical Papers (Philosophical Papers (Cambridge)) Cambridge 1980

Hack I
I. Hacking
Einf├╝hrung in die Philosophie der Naturwissenschaften Stuttgart 1996


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