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    • CommentAuthorUrs
    • CommentTimeJun 2nd 2021
    • (edited Jun 2nd 2021)

    By the way, the point of the “Idea”-section is to give the reader an informal idea (motivation, design choice, applications) of the given concept before diving into the formal definition. Attributing the idea is certainly part of a good Idea-section, but a bare attribution by itself doesn’t really make an idea section: If there is nothing else in the Idea section, then the attribution of the definition would better fit after the actual definition.

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    • CommentAuthorDavid_Corfield
    • CommentTimeJun 2nd 2021

    For instance, why did Freyd settle on the term “scale”? What’s the role of this concept?

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    • CommentAuthorGuest
    • CommentTimeJun 3rd 2021
    I added more information about Freyd's use of scales in real analysis in the ideas section
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