The Second European Set Theory Meeting: In honor of Ronald Jensen: Photographs
Religious mysticism and mathematical creativity
Harvard University Press, 2009.
has now a French edition:
AU NOM DE L'INFINI
Mysticisme religieux et création mathématique
Preface by Laurent Lafforgue (Fields Medal, IHES)
The history of the birth of the descriptive theory of sets in France (Baire, Borel, Lebesgue) and Russia (Egorov, Luzin, Florenski), where it was influenced positively by the heretic mystic sect of Nameworshippers.
See: Naming Infinity
Orders in French: Au nom de l'infini: Order
Orders in English: Naming Infinity: Order
Booklet on infinity
A booklet in German on infinity: Das Unendliche
It contains some relevant articles, e.g. by Patrick Dehornoy.
Also in Spanish: Ideas del infinito.
Mathematical infinityCantor's Attic: a comprehensive resource of information about the notions of mathematical infinity.
Battle between Hercules and the Hydra
The famous battle between Hercules and the Hydra where infinite ordinals are used for proving termination of the battle. Resources on the web which might be of interest here:
this is by Andreas Weiermann's student Frederik Meskens
this is by Andrej Bauer
and this is by Ariya Ishihara.
Other related programmes
- MALOA. From MAthematical LOgic to Applications.