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Has Cantor's irregular enumeration of rationals ever been discussed?

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Who was (were) the first mathematician(s) who did not doubt the empty set?

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When did set theory throw off theology?

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Did Zermelo in 1914 miss the fact that there are only countably many finite strings?

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Looking for Cantor's correspondence

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Endorsers of the method of well-ordering reported by Hausdorff?

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Details of Hilbert's proof of the continuum hypothesis [closed]

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Was Hilbert ambivalent about set theory?

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Is there a formal distinction between potential and actual infinities?

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Why second-order logic?

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Who knows Frank Irvin?

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Why is Mendeleev credited with the discovery of the periodic table much more often than Meyer?

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Did Kronecker say that set theory is not mathematics?

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Are there well-known mathematicians who shared Arnold's view about mathematics as natural science?

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Instances of suppression of scientific ideas

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Has Bolzano's opinion about the irrelevance of an infinite bijection ever found supporters?

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Are there overproportionately many clergymen in mathematics?

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Why did the ancient Greek count 1 in case of perfect numbers but not otherwise