Seminar on Penelope Maddy

Organizers: Giuseppina Ronzitti, Tero Tulenheimo

The reading group meets on Fridays, twice a month, 13h-15h

Maison de la recherche

Texts 
  1. P. Maddy, Realism in mathematics - Clarendon Press, 1992 (216 pages).
  2. P. Maddy, Naturalism in mathematics - Oxford University Press, 2000 (264 pages).
  3. P. Maddy, Defending the axioms: On the philosophical foundations of set theory - Oxford University Press, 2011 (150 pages).

If you want to take part in this reading group you can contact ronzitti-at-gmail.com or tero.tulenheimo-at-univ-lille3.fr


I seminar:  Friday 28/09 - Room F1.07

  • Introduction to the seminar (Giuseppina Ronzitti)

II seminar: Friday 5/10 - Room F0.41 

  • Realism in Mathematics / chapter 1 "Realism"  
  • Presentation: Matthieu Gallais

III seminar: Friday 12/10 - Room F0.41 

  • Realism in Mathematics / chapter 2 "Perception and intuition" 
  • Presentation:  Sect.1-2 Claudio Majolino -  Sect. 3-4 Giuseppina Ronzitti


IV seminar: Friday 9/11 - Room F1.07

  • Realism in Mathematics / chapter 3 "Numbers" 
  • Presentation: Giuseppina Ronzitti


V seminar: Friday 23/11 - Room F1.07

  • Realism in Mathematics / chapter 4 "Axioms" 
  • Presentation:  Sect.1 Zaynab Salloum -  Sect. 2 Tero Tulenheimo


VI seminar: Friday 7/12 - Room F1.07 Cancelled

  • Realism in Mathematics / chapter 4 "Axioms" 
  • Presentation:  Sect. 3-4 Tero Tulenheimo


VII seminar: Friday 14/12

program: Reviews of Penelope Maddy's Realism in Mathematics


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