tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8148573551417578681.post7873108687866796572..comments2021-06-20T10:39:35.602-07:00Comments on Dark Buzz: A political book, not a math bookRogerhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/03474078324293158376noreply@blogger.comBlogger1125tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8148573551417578681.post-24015773396345549342014-08-17T17:18:41.784-07:002014-08-17T17:18:41.784-07:00Calculus is not on a solid basis. The epsilon-delt...Calculus is not on a solid basis. The epsilon-delta definition is a simple non-sequitur.<br /><br />It's a sad state of affairs that mathematics is self-contradictory. Notice, I didn't say anything about Platonism or ontology because it's a red herring:<br />http://projecteuclid.org/euclid.rml/1203431978<br /><br />All of these silly ideas lead to issues you see Solomon Fefferman talk about. In his book In the Light of Logic he points out how the math of actual science gives us evidence that the mathematicians really are unjustified.Anonymousnoreply@blogger.com