The concept of the totalizing act as collective connection
progenitor of number
The collective connection is discerned in the "thinking-together act." It is the latter objectified in reflection. This reflective act instigates the debut of the collective connection as a relation among relations, albeit a "peculiar" relation binding its parts into a peculiar whole.
Cooper-Wiele, J. (1989). The concept of the totalizing act as collective connection: progenitor of number, in The totalizing act, Dordrecht, Springer, pp. 31-46.
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