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The Search for Certainty: A Philosophical Account of Foundations of Mathematics

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Marcus Giaquinto tells the compelling story of one of the great intellectual adventures of the modern era: the attempt to find firm foundations for mathematics. From the late nineteenth century to the present day, this project has stimulated some of the most original and influential work in logic and philosophy.
Paperback, 304 pages
Published May 27th 2004 by OUP Oxford (first published June 6th 2002)
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Very interesting and not super technical but still pretty technical. I really need to own this because the time I had it via ILL was not long enough, and I would probably use it more as a reference item than anything else.
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Fantastic book!
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