[FOM] RE: Real Numbers

John T. Baldwin jbaldwin at uic.edu
Fri May 9 22:30:02 EDT 2003


sean.stidd at juno.com wrote:

 Flaws: Status of structuralist foundations unclear; creates ugly, 
counterintuitive cross-theoretic identifications.

As a mathematician (model theorist) who just naively finds 
`structuralism' natural, can you elaborate on the flaws you note above.  
I have no notion what the second half of the sentence means.

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