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- Author : Anonim
- Publsiher : Elsevier
- Release : 29 November 2006
- ISBN : 9780080466637
- Pages : 1218 pages
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Download or read book entitled *Philosophy of Logic* by author: *Anonim* which was release on *29 November 2006* and published by *Elsevier* with total page 1218 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. The papers presented in this volume examine topics of central interest in contemporary philosophy of logic. They include reflections on the nature of logic and its relevance for philosophy today, and explore in depth developments in informal logic and the relation of informal to symbolic logic, mathematical metatheory and the limiting metatheorems, modal logic, many-valued logic, relevance and paraconsistent logic, free logics, extensional v. intensional logics, the logic of fiction, epistemic logic, formal logical and semantic paradoxes, the concept of truth, the formal theory of entailment, objectual and substitutional interpretation of the quantifiers, infinity and domain constraints, the Löwenheim-Skolem theorem and Skolem paradox, vagueness, modal realism v. actualism, counterfactuals and the logic of causation, applications of logic and mathematics to the physical sciences, logically possible worlds and counterpart semantics, and the legacy of Hilbert’s program and logicism. The handbook is meant to be both a compendium of new work in symbolic logic and an authoritative resource for students and researchers, a book to be consulted for specific information about recent developments in logic and to be read with pleasure for its technical acumen and philosophical insights. - Written by leading logicians and philosophers - Comprehensive authoritative coverage of all major areas of contemporary research in symbolic logic - Clear, in-depth expositions of technical detail - Progressive organization from general considerations to informal to symbolic logic to nonclassical logics - Presents current work in symbolic logic within a unified framework - Accessible to students, engaging for experts and professionals - Insightful philosophical discussions of all aspects of logic - Useful bibliographies in every chapter

- Author : Anonim
- Publisher : Elsevier
- Release Date : 2006-11-29
- Total pages : 1218
- ISBN : 9780080466637

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**Summary :** The papers presented in this volume examine topics of central interest in contemporary philosophy of logic. They include reflections on the nature of logic and its relevance for philosophy today, and explore in depth developments in informal logic and the relation of informal to symbolic logic, mathematical metatheory and the ...

- Author : W. V. QUINE,W. V Quine
- Publisher : Harvard University Press
- Release Date : 2009-06-30
- Total pages : 128
- ISBN : 9780080466637

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**Summary :** Read online Philosophy of Logic 2nd Edition written by W. V. QUINE,W. V Quine, published by Harvard University Press which was released on 2009-06-30. Download full Philosophy of Logic 2nd Edition Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

- Author : Sybil Wolfram
- Publisher : Psychology Press
- Release Date : 1989
- Total pages : 290
- ISBN : 9780080466637

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**Summary :** A basic introduction to the subject which addresses questions of truth and meaning, providing a basis for much of what is discussed elsewhere in philosophy. Up-to-date and comprehensive....

- Author : Dale Jacquette
- Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
- Release Date : 2008-04-15
- Total pages : 832
- ISBN : 9780080466637

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**Summary :** This collection of newly comissioned essays by international contributors offers a representative overview of the most important developments in contemporary philosophical logic. Presents controversies in philosophical implications and applications of formal symbolic logic. Surveys major trends and offers original insights....

- Author : Jennifer Fisher
- Publisher : Cengage Learning
- Release Date : 2007-08-06
- Total pages : 240
- ISBN : 9780080466637

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**Summary :** Jennifer Fisher's ON THE PHILOSOPHY OF LOGIC explores questions about logic often overlooked by philosophers. Which of the many different logics available to us is right? How would we know? What makes a logic right in the first place? Is logic really a good guide to human reasoning? An ideal ...

- Author : P.I. Bystrov,V. Sadovsky
- Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
- Release Date : 2012-12-06
- Total pages : 278
- ISBN : 9780080466637

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**Summary :** Vladimir Aleksandrovich Smirnov was born on March 2, 1931. He graduated from Moscow State University in 1954. From 1957 till 1961 he was a lecturer in philosophy and logic at the Tomsk University. Since 1961 his scientific activity continued in Moscow at the Institute of Philosophy of Academy of Sciences of the USSR. From 1970 and till ...

- Author : Susan Haack
- Publisher : Cambridge University Press
- Release Date : 1978-07-27
- Total pages : 276
- ISBN : 9780080466637

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- Author : Hilary Putnam
- Publisher : Routledge
- Release Date : 2014-04-04
- Total pages : 76
- ISBN : 9780080466637

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**Summary :** First published in 1971, Professor Putnam's essay concerns itself with the ontological problem in the philosophy of logic and mathematics - that is, the issue of whether the abstract entities spoken of in logic and mathematics really exist. He also deals with the question of whether or not reference to these ...

- Author : Hide Ishiguro
- Publisher : Cambridge University Press
- Release Date : 1990
- Total pages : 246
- ISBN : 9780080466637

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**Summary :** This is the second edition of an important introduction to Leibniz's philosophy of logic and language first published in 1972. It takes issue with several traditional interpretations of Leibniz (by Russell amongst others) while revealing how Leibniz's thought is related to issues of great interest in current logical theory. For this ...

- Author : John MacFarlane
- Publisher : Routledge
- Release Date : 2020-11-29
- Total pages : 238
- ISBN : 9780080466637

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**Summary :** Introductory logic is generally taught as a straightforward technical discipline. In this book, John MacFarlane helps the reader think about the limitations of, presuppositions of, and alternatives to classical first-order predicate logic, making this an ideal introduction to philosophical logic for any student who already has completed an introductory logic ...

- Author : Daniel Cohnitz,Luis Estrada-González
- Publisher : Cambridge University Press
- Release Date : 2019-05-31
- Total pages : 212
- ISBN : 9780080466637

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**Summary :** Philosophy of logic is a fundamental part of philosophical study, and one which is increasingly recognized as being immensely important in relation to many issues in metaphysics, metametaphysics, epistemology, philosophy of mathematics, and philosophy of language. This textbook provides a comprehensive and accessible introduction to topics including the objectivity of ...

- Author : John Henry McDowell
- Publisher : Oxford University Press
- Release Date : 2004
- Total pages : 291
- ISBN : 9780080466637

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**Summary :** Eleven papers by distinguished British and American philosophers are brought together in this volume. Five of the contributors engage in effect in a running debate about knowledge. How does knowledge relate to evidence? How reliable need one be to have knowledge? Once sceptical doubt has been introduced is there any ...

- Author : Stewart Shapiro
- Publisher : OUP USA
- Release Date : 2005-02-10
- Total pages : 833
- ISBN : 9780080466637

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**Summary :** Covers the state of the art in the philosophy of maths and logic, giving the reader an overview of the major problems, positions, and battle lines. The chapters in this book contain both exposition and criticism as well as substantial development of their own positions. It also includes a bibliography....

- Author : Jaakko Hintikka,Tadeusz Czarnecki,K. Kijania-Placek,Tomasz Placek,Artur Rojszczak
- Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
- Release Date : 2003-11-30
- Total pages : 290
- ISBN : 9780080466637

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**Summary :** This volume contains papers on truth, logic, semantics, and history of logic and philosophy. These papers are dedicated to Jan Wolenski to honor his 60th birthday. Jan Wolenski is professor of philosophy at the Department of Philosophy of the Jagiellonian University in Cracow, Poland. He is likely to be the ...

- Author : Jaroslav Peregrin
- Publisher : Routledge
- Release Date : 2019-10-15
- Total pages : 184
- ISBN : 9780080466637

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**Summary :** This book addresses the hasty development of modern logic, especially its introducing and embracing various kinds of artificial languages and moving from the study of natural languages to that of artificial ones. This shift seemed extremely helpful and managed to elevate logic to a new level of rigor and clarity. ...