Monthly Archives: October 2013

We live through maps (0c): Mythos over logos (chapter end)

[continued from the previous post, this series of posts is a complete translation of `Philosophy Paper, written by F.A. Waaldijk, student of mathematics, student number 8327661, in the year 1991′] [—–fourth post in the translation—–] We have now prepared the ground … Continue reading

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We live through maps (0b): Mythos over logos (continued)

[continued from the previous post, this series of posts is a complete translation of `Philosophy Paper, written by F.A. Waaldijk, student of mathematics, student number 8327661, in the year 1991′] [—–third post in the translation—–] Would that God gave this not … Continue reading

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We live through maps (0a): Chapter zero – Mythos over logos.

[continued from the previous post, this series of posts is a complete translation of `Philosophy Paper, written by F.A. Waaldijk, student of mathematics, student number 8327661, in the year 1991′] [—–second post in the translation—–] Chapter zero Mythos over logos. Before … Continue reading

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We live through maps (-1): Preface

[see the previous post for background; this series of posts is a complete translation of `Philosophy Paper, written by F.A. Waaldijk, student of mathematics, student number 8327661, in the year 1991′] [—–first post in the translation—–] Preface. I don’t know … Continue reading

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We live through maps (-2): perception and information

In 1991 I had to write a paper on philosophy, as part of my Master’s degree in mathematics. I wonder if philosophy is still such a prominent part of the mathematics curriculum in Nijmegen (or elsewhere) nowadays? At the time … Continue reading

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