21 de junio de 2018

Latest issue of Theoria

THEORIA. An International Journal for Theory, History and Foundations of Science has just published its latest issue. We invite you to review the Table of Contents here and then visit our web site to review articles and items of interest.



MONOGRAPHIC SECTION. Updating indispensabilities: Putnam in memoriam

Guest editor’s introduction. Mary Leng, 161-163

Putnam and contemporary fictionalism. Concha Martínez-Vidal,165-181

Hilary Putnam on the philosophy of logic and mathematics. José Miguel Sagüillo Fernández-Vega, 183-200

Putnam’s indispensability argument revisited, reassessed, revived. Otávio Bueno, 201-218

Indispensability, causation and explanation. Sorin Bangu, 219-232

Mathematical explanation and indispensability. Susan Vineberg, 233-247

The indispensability argument and the nature of mathematical objects. Matteo Plebani,

MONOGRAPHIC SECTION. From basic cognition to mathematical practice

Guest editors’ introduction. María de Paz, José Ferreirós, 267-269

Praxis matemática: reflexiones sobre la cognición que la hace posible. Rafael Núñez, 271-283

Early numerical cognition and mathematical processes. Markus Pantsar, 285-304

Cognitive stories and the image of mathematics. Roy Wagner, 305-323

¿“Natural” y “Euclidiana”? Reflexiones sobre la geometría práctica y sus
raíces cognitivas. José Ferreirós, Manuel Jesús García-Pérez, 325-344

Manipulative imagination: how to move things around in mathematics. Valeria Giardino, 345-360

The geometrical basis of arithmetical knowledge: Frege & Dehaene. Sorin Costreie, 361-370