TITLE

A Short Digression

AUTHOR(S)
Robinson, Dave
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Introducing Plato;9/ 1/2005, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a discussion about mathematics and knowledge. It is noted that Plato was not into knowing how changes happen. It is asserted that Plato was confused between the concepts of knowledge and permanence. On the other hand, empirical observations of Plato were not supported by modern scientists. Platonists are mathematicians who are also fascinated by mathematics like Plato.
ACCESSION #
34154456

 

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