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Never say never

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I. An argument is presented for the conclusion that the hypothesis that no one will ever decide a given proposition is intuitionistically inconsistent. II. A distinction between sentences and statements blocks a similar argument for the stronger conclusion that the hypothesis that I have not yet decided a given proposition is intuitionistically inconsistent, but does not block the original argument. III. A distinction between empirical and mathematical negation might block the original argume...

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Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1007/BF00763512

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
HUMS
Department:
Philosophy Faculty
Oxford college:
University College
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Kluwer Academic Publishers
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Volume:
13
Issue:
2
Pages:
135-145
Publication date:
1994-09-01
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EISSN:
1572-8749
ISSN:
0167-7411
Language:
English
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2011-03-15

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