The Mathematical Intelligencer

, Volume 28, Issue 4, pp 71–74 | Cite as

Gnomes in the fog: The reception of brouwer’s intuitionism in the 1920s

  • Jeremy AvigadEmail author


Mathematical Intelligencer Intuitionistic Logic Foundational Issue Flawed Means Oretic 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PhilosophyCarnegie Mellon UniversityPittsburghUSA

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