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  • Linnebo, Øystein; Shapiro, Stewart (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    The notion of potential infinity dominated in mathematical thinking about infinity from Aristotle until Cantor. The coherence and philosophical importance of the notion are defended. Particular attention is paid to the ...
  • Linnebo, Øystein; Cook, Roy (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    It is widely thought that the acceptability of an abstraction principle is a feature of the cardinalities at which it is satisfiable. This view is called into question by a recent observation by Richard Heck. We show that ...
  • Linnebo, Øystein; Florio, Salvatore (Chapter / Bokkapittel / AcceptedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    Many natural languages contain plural vocabulary such as ‘we’, ‘those’, ‘the philosophers’, ‘cooperate’, and ‘gathered’. What is the correct logical analysis of sentences involving such vocabulary? Before we can attempt ...