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Russell’s Unknown Logicism

A Study in the History and Philosophy of Mathematics


Part of the History of Analytic Philosophy book series (History of Analytic Philosophy)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Sébastien Gandon
    Pages 1-15
  3. Sébastien Gandon
    Pages 16-48
  4. Sébastien Gandon
    Pages 49-78
  5. Sébastien Gandon
    Pages 79-106
  6. Sébastien Gandon
    Pages 107-133
  7. Sébastien Gandon
    Pages 134-159
  8. Sébastien Gandon
    Pages 160-186
  9. Sébastien Gandon
    Pages 187-212
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 213-263

About this book


In this excellent book Sebastien Gandon focuses mainly on Russell's two major texts, Principa Mathematica and Principle of Mathematics , meticulously unpicking the details of these texts and bringing a new interpretation of both the mathematical and the philosophical content. Winner of The Bertrand Russell Society Book Award 2013.


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Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Clermont UniversitéUSA
  2. 2.Université Blaise PascalClermont-FerrandFrance

About the authors

SEBASTIEN GANDON Professor of Philosophy at the Universite Blaise Pascal, Clermont-Ferrand, France. Winner of The Bertrand Russell Society Book Award 2013

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