FOM: misunderstandings?

Fred Richman richman at
Wed Jun 14 11:24:44 EDT 2000

Martin Davis wrote:
> At 04:54 PM 6/5/00 -0400, Fred Richman wrote:
>>Mathematicians don't find anything problematic.
> This of course is untrue. Mathematicians have found problematical lots
> of things: abandoning commutativity, non-Euclidean geometry, ...

Sure. I meant in common mathematical practice. They don't find the law
of excluded middle problematic; they do find rejection of that law
problematic. The original reference here was to the membership


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