24.253 Philosophy of Mathematics


Class Info

Philosophical issues about or related to mathematics, including the existence and nature of basic mathematical objects such as numbers and sets, how we can come to have knowledge of such objects, the status of mathematical truth, the relation of mathematics to logic, and whether classical logic can be called into question.

This class has no prerequisites.

24.253 will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by .

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS H.

You can find more information at the MIT philosophy subject spring 2015 site.

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