What is Structuralism?

  • Michael D. Resnik
Part of the Synthese Library book series (SYLI, volume 236)


This paper concerns structuralism as a philosophy of mathematics. Because I must be brief, I will confine myself to raising questions and sketching some tentative answers.


Mathematical Theory Mathematical Object Category Theory Inclusive Structure Plural Quantifier 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael D. Resnik
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  1. 1.University of North CarolinaUSA

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