Philosophy of Mathematics

  • Title: Philosophy of Mathematics
  • Author: Stephen F. Barker
  • ISBN: 9780136638070
  • Page: 412
  • Format: Paperback
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    About Stephen F. Barker

    1. Stephen Francis Barker is an American philosopher of mathematics, a professor emeritus of philosophy at Johns Hopkins University and a former faculty member at the University of Southern California, the University of Virginia, and Ohio State University.Barker did his undergraduate studies at Swarth College and earned a doctorate from Harvard University in 1954 While at Harvard, he won the Bechtel Prize in 1951 for his essay, A Study of Phenomenalism As a young instructor at the University of Southern California, Harvard awarded him the George Santayana Fellowship for the academic year 1954 55 He joined the Johns Hopkins faculty in 1964.He has served as a visiting professor at Berkeley, Harvard, and Swarth.


    1. Pretty good, but really just an introduction. This seems targeted towards people with little-to-no math background: it spends a lot of time discussing the basics of mathematical methodology, as opposed to the big 19th and 20th century debates.


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