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Burali-Forti's paradox: A reappraisal of its origins (1981)


Description Argues that Burali-Forti's paradox was not created by either Burali-Forti or by Cantor, but that it arose gradually and began to take recognizable form only in Russell's Principles of mathematics of 1903.

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Authors & Contributors
Ferreirós, José
Medvedev, F. A.
Cantor, Georg
Grattan-Guinness, Ivor
Tapp, Christian
Murata, Tamotsu
Proceedings of the ... International Congress of the History of Science
Historia Mathematica
Cultura e Scuola
Berichte zur Wissenschaftsgeschichte
Wissenschaftliche Zeitschrift der Humboldt Universität zu Berlin. Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Reihe
VIET: Voprosy Istorii Estestvoznaniia i Tekhniki
Princeton University Press
Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina
Franz Steiner Verlag
Set theory
Philosophy of mathematics
Science and religion
Cantor, Georg Ferdinand Ludwig
Dedekind, Richard
Russell, Bertrand Arthur William
Gödel, Kurt
Kronecker, Leopold
Time Periods
19th century
20th century, early
20th century

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