The A Priori Thesis
Haggqvist (Soren)
Source: Haggqvist - Thought Experiments In Philosophy, 1996, Chapter 2
Paper - Abstract

Paper Summary


Sections

  1. Brown's taxonomy
  2. The a priori and Platonist theses
  3. Against the a priori thesis
    • 3.1 On the absence of new observations
    • 3.2 Why not arguments?
  4. Against physical Platonism
  5. Against mathematical Platonism
    • 5.1 Benacerraf's dilemma and the tiling theorem
    • 5.2 Benacerraf's dilemma and the semantics of mathematics
  6. Summary

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