*In this book, Balaguer demonstrates that there are no good arguments for or against mathematical platonism.*

**Author**: Mark Balaguer

**Publisher:** Oxford University Press on Demand

**ISBN:** 0195143981

**Category:** Mathematics

**Page:** 217

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*In this book, Balaguer demonstrates that there are no good arguments for or against mathematical platonism.*

**Author**: Mark Balaguer

**Publisher:** Oxford University Press on Demand

**ISBN:** 0195143981

**Category:** Mathematics

**Page:** 217

**View:** 454

*Tries to refine the philosophy of mathematics to reflect what mathematicians really do, and argues that mathematics must be understood in a social context.*

**Author**: Reuben Hersh

**Publisher:** Oxford University Press, USA

**ISBN:** 0195130871

**Category:** Medical

**Page:** 343

**View:** 914

*This book contains an overview of the forefront of research into the nature of truth in mathematics, and is unique in being the result of interactions between researchers from both philosophy and mathematics.*

**Author**: Harold G. Dales

**Publisher:** Oxford University Press

**ISBN:** 019851476X

**Category:** Mathematics

**Page:** 376

**View:** 597

*Baker, A. (2005) "Are There Genuine Mathematical Explanations of Physical
Phenomena?” Mind, 114, 223-238. Balaguer, M. (1998) Platonism and Anti-
Platonism in Mathematics. New York: Oxford University Press. Ballentine, L. (
1990) ...*

**Author**: James Robert Brown

**Publisher:** Routledge

**ISBN:** 9781136580376

**Category:** Philosophy

**Page:** 194

**View:** 965

*As argued in Chapter 1, the Platonist-nominalist concept of 'abstract object' does
not fit the case of properties and ... in mathematics: anti-Platonist realism'),10 nor
in the recent wide-ranging Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Mathematics and ...*

**Author**: J. Franklin

**Publisher:** Springer

**ISBN:** 9781137400734

**Category:** Mathematics

**Page:** 308

**View:** 677

*Concerned with the problem of existence in mathematics, this volume develops a mathematical system in which there are no existence assertions but only assertions of constructibility.*

**Author**: Charles S. Chihara

**Publisher:** Oxford University Press

**ISBN:** 9780198239758

**Category:** Law

**Page:** 282

**View:** 133

*Platonism is among the most influential views in the philosophy of mathematics.
There are distinct versions of this view, but typically it tends to be committed to (1)
the existence of mathematical objects, (2) the independence of these objects
from our mental processes and ... *

**Author**: Otavio Bueno

**Publisher:** Oxford University Press

**ISBN:** 9780199810512

**Category:**

**Page:** 26

**View:** 114

*This truly philosophical book takes us back to fundamentals - the sheer experience of proof, and the enigmatic relation of mathematics to nature.*

**Author**: Ian Hacking

**Publisher:** Cambridge University Press

**ISBN:** 9781107729827

**Category:** Science

**Page:** 212

**View:** 882

*REALISM AND ANTI-REALISM IN MATHEMATICS Mark Balaguer The purpose *

of this essay is (a) to survey and ... view that I have elsewhere called full-blooded

platonism, or for short, FBP) and that there is exactly one version of anti-realism ...

**Author**:

**Publisher:** Elsevier

**ISBN:** 0080930581

**Category:** Philosophy

**Page:** 733

**View:** 190

*This collection of papers has its origin in a conference held at the Uni versity of Toronto in June of 1988. The theme of the conference was Physicalism in Mathematics: Recent Work in the Philosophy of Math ematics.*

**Author**: A.D. Irvine

**Publisher:** Springer Science & Business Media

**ISBN:** 0792305132

**Category:** Science

**Page:** 366

**View:** 354

*... and theoretical ideals.5 Finally, in Platonism and Anti-Platonism in *

Mathematics, Mark Balaguer controversially argues ... there is no difference

between Platonism and fictionalism: both offer exactly the same vision of

mathematical practice.

**Author**: Kristie Lyn Miller

**Publisher:** Springer Science & Business Media

**ISBN:** 9781402052569

**Category:** Philosophy

**Page:** 258

**View:** 537

*Introduction Attempts to dispense with objects in the semantical analysis of
mathematical discourse have usually stumbled on the following problem: how to
account for the apparent objectivity of mathematics? Anti-platonist solutions to
this ...*

**Author**: Stuart Shanker

**Publisher:** Psychology Press

**ISBN:** 0415149150

**Category:** Philosophy

**Page:** 336

**View:** 354

**Platonism and anti** - **platonism in mathematics** . Oxford University Press , Oxford

and New York 1998 , x + 217 pp . There are two major challenges for the

philosophy of mathematics that present severe difficulties for any attempt to

defend ...

**Author**:

**Publisher:**

**ISBN:** UOM:39015072637120

**Category:** Electronic journals

**Page:**

**View:** 444

*If mathematical knowledge is as secure and ubiquitous as mathematical *

platonists claim, then it is reasonable to ... AND PLATONISM Before turning to

platonist attempts to meet this obligation, I discuss another anti-platonist

argument.

**Author**: C. Cheyne

**Publisher:** Springer Science & Business Media

**ISBN:** 1402000510

**Category:** Law

**Page:** 236

**View:** 321

*the past, so Field hasn't succeeded in translating a current scientific theory into
mathematics-free language. This doesn't ... In his book Platonism and Anti-
Platonism in Mathematics, he turns on the use of things called 'Hilbert Spaces',
which I ...*

**Author**: Courtland Lewis

**Publisher:** Open Court

**ISBN:** 9780812697254

**Category:** Philosophy

**Page:** 288

**View:** 575

*®Quantitative. Parsimony and Explanatory Power ̄. British Journal for the
Philosophy of Science 54, 245¥59. Balaguer, M. 1998. Platonism and Anti-
Platonism in Mathematics. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Barnes, B. & D. Edge
(eds) 1982.*

**Author**: Stuart Brock

**Publisher:** Routledge

**ISBN:** 9781317494263

**Category:** Philosophy

**Page:** 224

**View:** 361

*Philosophy of Mathematics is an excellent introductory text. This student friendly book discusses the great philosophers and the importance of mathematics to their thought.*

**Author**: James Robert Brown

**Publisher:** Routledge

**ISBN:** 9781134806430

**Category:** Philosophy

**Page:** 232

**View:** 373

*ON. ANTIPLATONISM. AND. ITS. DOGMAS. 1. Introduction ecent discussion in
the philosophy of mathematics, especially in the glo-American world, occurs
within the framework of some empiricist dogmas accepted as self-evident truths
by ...*

**Author**: Claire Ortiz Hill

**Publisher:** Open Court Publishing

**ISBN:** 0812694171

**Category:** Philosophy

**Page:** 315

**View:** 558

*I advocate a form of anti - platonist view about mathematics – one in which *

modality plays a role , though a rather limited role ; and where the modality

involved is a modality of the least controversial kind . What my anti - platonism

involves is a ...

**Author**: George Boolos

**Publisher:** Cambridge University Press

**ISBN:** 0521360838

**Category:** Philosophy

**Page:** 380

**View:** 776

*... than in Wittgenstein's widely influential idea of correctness in the case of
mathematical or logical reasoning as a matter ... on the debate between
Platonism and anti-Platonism in recent analytic philosophy of mathematics might
seem to cast ...*

**Author**: Christopher Norris

**Publisher:** A&C Black

**ISBN:** 9781441193971

**Category:** Philosophy

**Page:** 240

**View:** 148