Plato and Aristotle on Mathematics
make use of the visible forms and talk about them, though they are not thinking of them but of those things of which they are a likeness, pursuing their inquiry for the sake of the square as such and the diagonal as such, and not for the sake of the image of it which they draw (Republic 510d).
KeywordsMathematical Object Immaterial Object Visible Form Absolute Certainty Material Thing
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