Is Maths Discovered or Invented?

Tom Rocks Maths intern Kira Miller debates the age-old question of whether maths is discovered or invented by presenting the common arguments on each side. Arguments presented on the side of ‘invented’ include Formalism, Fictionalism, Art, and Social Construct. And in favour of ‘discovered’ we have Empiricism, Platonism, Logicism, and Intuitionism.

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