Über den Autor
Sten Lindström is Professor of Philosophy at Umeå University and has been a Research Fellow at the Swedish Collegium for Advanced Study (SCAS). He has published papers on intensional logic, belief revision and philosophy of language, and co-edited the books Logic, Action and Cognition: Essays in Philosophical Logic (Kluwer, 1997) and Collected Papers of Stig Kanger with Essays on his Life and Work, I-II (Kluwer, 2001).
Erik Palmgren is Professor of Mathematics at Uppsala University. His research interests are mainly mathematical logic and the foundations of mathematics. He is presently working on the foundational programme of replacing impredicative constructions by inductive constructions in mathematics, with special emphasis on point-free topology and topos theory.
Krister Segerberg is Emeritus Professor of Philosophy at Uppsala University and the University of Auckland. He is the author of papers in modal logic, the logic of action, belief revision and deontic logic, as well as the books An Essay in Classical Modal Logic (1971) and Classical Propositional Operators: An Exercise in the Foundations of Logic (1982).
Viggo Stoltenberg-Hansen is professor of Mathematical Logic at Uppsala University. His main interests include computability and constructivity in mathematics.
Contains essays by world-leading experts in the philosophy and foundations of mathematics, describing current developments in the foundations of mathematics in a historical perspective
Analyses the classical philosophical and foundational views of Frege, Brouwer, Hilbert, Gödel and Tarski and examines their relevance for current developments
Provides an in-depth analysis of various kinds of neologicist philosophies of mathematics
Contains a comprehensive section on mathematical intuitionism and constructive mathematics
Offers extensive discussions, by several authors, of the proof-theoretic programme of Hilbert and Bernays