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(Mathematics) maths the assertion that there is no set whose cardinality is greater than that of the integers and smaller than that of the reals
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I would very much like to hear him prove or even disprove Cantor's continuum hypothesis.
Still in typescript, this text contains the lecture notes for a course Cohen (1934-2007) taught at Harvard in spring 1965, shortly after his work on the continuum hypothesis.
There are questions that remain undecided by the accepted axioms of set theory (what Maddy calls the Independent Questions) that look as if they should have determinate answers; the most well-known example is Cantor's Continuum Hypothesis.