Infinity occurs in many shapes and forms in mathematics. The points at infinity in projective geometry are very different from the infinite and infinitesimal quantities that occur in nonstandard analysis, or the transfinite numbers in set theory, or the infinity involved in a limiting process.
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Benardete presents a version of Zeno's dichotomy in which an infinite sequence of gods each intends to raise a barrier iff a traveller reaches the position where they intend to raise their barrier.
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Jose Benardete in his book Infinity: An essay in metaphysics argues that some natural pre-mathematical intuitions cannot be expressed if one is limited to an overly restrictive number system: The intelligibility of the continuum has been found—many times over—to require that the domain of real numbers be enlarged to include infinitesimals.
We cannot define knowledge until the nature of definition has been ascertained.. when connected with the world and the divine nature, like the other negative infinity of space, becomes positive. Whether time is prior to the mind and to experience, or coeval with them, is. Since the above essay first appeared.
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