Cultures of Mathematics and Logic: Selected Papers from the by Shier Ju,Benedikt Löwe,Thomas Müller,Yun Xie

By Shier Ju,Benedikt Löwe,Thomas Müller,Yun Xie

This book
gathers the lawsuits of the convention "Cultures of arithmetic and
Logic," held in Guangzhou, China. the development was once the 3rd in a sequence of
interdisciplinary, overseas meetings emphasizing the cultural
components of philosophy of arithmetic and common sense. It introduced together
researchers from many disciplines whose paintings sheds new mild at the diversity
of mathematical and logical cultures and practices. during this context, the
cultural range could be diachronical (different cultures in different
historical periods), geographical (different cultures in several regions), or
sociological in nature.

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