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Certainty and error in mathematics: Deductivism and the claims of mathematical fallibilism
This project has two goals: (1) to analyze the claims of mathematical fallibilism in order to show that they are less controversial than their usual statement implies; (2) to resurrect deductivism with modifications from ...
Cartesian analysis in natural science as exposed through an investigation of his method in mathematics
Aspects of Descartes' notion of analysis in his mathematics are looked at in detail with a view to relating this notion to Descartes' work in natural science. Descartes' method in his mathematics and science are subsumed ...