On 28 May 2013, at 19:54, John Clark wrote:

On Tue, May 28, 2013 at 1:33 PM, Bruno Marchal <marc...@ulb.ac.be> wrote:

>> If even mighty Google doesn't know what Bp&p is then I'm not embarrassed in not knowing either.

>You might search on "Theatetus" instead, as Russell suggested.

If you want to communicate why should I need to search at all? And if even Google doesn't know what the hell Bp&p is then it's ridiculous to expect your readers to know what you're talking about.

Come on, John. Search for "true opinion".

Bp & p is a formula using some notation for this, and I am perhaps the first to use modal logic and arithmetic to analyze the Theaetetus. You might search at []p & p, but I think it is ridiculous to google on a formula, which might use different symbol token and has no standard form.

Just look at "true opinion", or "true belief". Or consult the book I mentioned to you. Ah, Google find Löb when you search on "beweisbar('p') & p" in the German wikipedia!

Note that socrates refutes Theatetus' argument for that definition, but then Gödel's (+ Church's thesis) save it again. There is a famous critics by Gettier on this (often mentioned by Brent), so you can search also on "belief gettier".



You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups 
"Everything List" group.
To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email 
to everything-list+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com.
To post to this group, send email to everything-list@googlegroups.com.
Visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/everything-list?hl=en.
For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/groups/opt_out.

Reply via email to