In your mind yes. But only because you got a bee in your bonnet over the terminology.Originally Posted byMangafranga

The phrase that I used originally was "mathematical logician" to contrast with "philosophical logician". I never referred to the subject of "mathematical logic" until you brought it up. It was then and remains irrelevant to my original message.Originally Posted byMangafranga

Regardless of the utility of any term in any population, the distinction remains a fairly arbitrary one as disciplines don't come in neat little packages.Originally Posted byMangafranga

Wasn't he also in the maths department at UCLA before this?Originally Posted byMangafranga