Advanced Mathematics In the Tracts of Mathematical Philosophy

A Bibliographical Survey


In this chapter we will review the reception that advanced mathematics has enjoyed in mathematical philosophy. As we shall see, the absences clearly outnumber the presences, though there have been significant efforts to be open to modern and contemporary mathematics. This chapter seeks only to carve out a few bibliographic footholds in a global descriptive landscape. In part 3 of this essay, we will come back to several of the authors mentioned here, concentrating on far more specific and constrained local problematics…