Title

Truth and Proof: Defending a Provability Account of Mathematical Truth in Light of Godel's First Incompleteness Theorem

Date of Graduation

2014

Date of Submission

Wed, 11 Jun 2014 19:00:28 GMT

Class Year

2014

Major

Philosophy (PHIL)

Other Department or Program

Philosophy

Comps Adviser(s)

Decker, Jason

Category of Work

Comps

Additional Category of Work

Prizes/Awards

Group or Individual

Individual

Degree

Bachelor of Arts

Components of Work

Text (paper), Presentation

Award

Roy O. Elveton Prize in Cognitive Science and Philosophy

Identifier (Includes All Files and Enter All Their Files Name)

martina_2014_PHIL_paper.pdf; martina_2014_PHIL_presentation.pptx

Keywords

Godel; Incompleteness Theorems; First Incompleteness Theorem; Philosophy of Mathematics; Mathematical proof; Mathematical truth; formal proof; informal proof; provability account

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Student Work Completed Date

2014-04-27

Format

application/pdf

Rights Management

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