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Frege's ‘On the Concept of Number’ (1891) – an Unnoticed Publication (2016)


A short piece by Frege, heretofore overlooked, containing a précis of his views on the concept of number, is presented, after some very brief questions about Frege's possible involvement in the wider intellectual milieu.

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Authors & Contributors
Schirn, Matthias
Belna, Jean-Pierre
Textor, Mark
Wright, Crispin
Wagner, Steven
Simons, Peter M.
History and Philosophy of Logic
Notre Dame Journal of Formal Logic
Monist: An International Quarterly Journal of General Philosophical Inquiry
Revue d'Histoire des Sciences
British Journal for the History of Philosophy
Harvard University Press
Aberdeen Univ. Press
Vittorio Klostermann
Cambridge University Press
University of California, Irvine
Number theory; number concept
Philosophy of mathematics
Frege, Gottlob
Cantor, Georg Ferdinand Ludwig
Husserl, Edmund
Dedekind, Richard
Calvino, Italo
Gödel, Kurt
Time Periods
19th century
20th century, early
20th century
18th century
Central Europe: Germany, Austria, Switzerland

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