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Hilbert on the Foundations of Geometry

Saturday June 8, 2019

University Paris Diderot*
Room 237 C, Building Halle aux Farines, stairs C., Esplanade Pierre Vidal-Naquet

Study Day organized in the framework of the working group “Axioms & definitions”, co-directed by Vincenzo de Risi, Paola Cantù (CGGG), Gabriella Crocco (CGGG) & Andy Arana (IHPST), a collaboration SPHère – CGGG (Aix-Marseille) – IHPST Paris.


  • 9:30 Meeting and coffee
  • 9:45 - 11:15 Jamie Tappenden (University of Michigan)
    “I Will Reserve the Right to Reply to What You Say About...the Invertible 1-1 Transformation": What Geometry was at Issue Between Frege and Hilbert?
  • 11:15 - 11:30 coffee break
  • 11:30 - 13:00 Victor Pambuccian (Arizona State University)
    The segment calculus in Hilbert’s Grundlagen der Geometrie and beyond
  • 13:00 - 14:30 pause déjeuner
  • 14:30 - 16:00 Andrew Arana (Université Paris 1 et IHPST, Paris)
    Hilbert on content from the Grundlagen der Geometrie to the Anschauliche Geometrie

University Paris Diderot – CNRS
Building Halle aux Farines, stairs C, Room 237 C,
esplanade Pierre Vidal-Naquet
75013 Paris

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