Philosophy: Philosophy of Mathematics

  • Models and Modelling in the Sciences: A Philosophical Introduction book cover

    Models and Modelling in the Sciences

    A Philosophical Introduction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen M. Downes

    Models now drive much of the research in climate science, economics, molecular biology, and several other fields in the natural and social sciences. Yet how models work as tools of forecasting, representation, and explanation remains unclear, inviting closer philosophical analysis. In this book,…

    Paperback – 2019-10-15 
    Routledge

  • On the Syllogism: And Other Logical Writings book cover

    On the Syllogism

    And Other Logical Writings, 1st Edition

    By Augustus De Morgan

    Edited by Peter Heath

    Originally published in 1966 On the Syllogism and Other Logical Writings assembles for the first time the five celebrated memoirs of Augustus De Morgan on the syllogism. These are collected together with the more condensed accounts of his researches given in his Syllabus of a Proposed System of…

    Hardback – 2019-10-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Time & Logic: A Computational Approach book cover

    Time & Logic

    A Computational Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Leonard Bolc, Andrzej Szałas

    Originally published in 1995 Time and Logic examines understanding and application of temporal logic, presented in computational terms. The emphasis in the book is on presenting a broad range of approaches to computational applications. The techniques used will also be applicable in many cases to…

    Hardback – 2019-10-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Rise of Analytic Philosophy, 1879–1930: From Frege to Ramsey book cover

    The Rise of Analytic Philosophy, 1879–1930

    From Frege to Ramsey, 1st Edition

    By Michael Potter

    In this book Michael Potter offers a fresh and compelling portrait of the birth of modern analytic philosophy, viewed through the lens of a detailed study of the work of the four philosophers who contributed most to shaping it:  Gottlob Frege, Bertrand Russell, Ludwig Wittgenstein, and Frank Ramsey…

    Paperback – 2019-10-23 
    Routledge

  • Metametaphysics and the Sciences: Historical and Philosophical Perspectives book cover

    Metametaphysics and the Sciences

    Historical and Philosophical Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Frode Kjosavik, Camilla Serck-Hanssen

     This collection addresses metaphysical issues at the intersection between philosophy and science. A unique feature is the way in which it is guided both by history of philosophy, by interaction between philosophy and science, and by methodological awareness. In asking how metaphysics is…

    Hardback – 2019-11-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Metaphysics

  • Routledge Library Editions: Logic book cover

    Routledge Library Editions: Logic

    1st Edition

    By Various

    Reissuing works originally published between 1931 and 1990, this set of twenty-four books covers the full range of the philosophy of logic, from introductions to logic, to calculus and mathematical logic, to logic in language and linguistics and logical reasoning in law and ethics. An international…

    Hardback – 2019-12-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Logic

  • An Introduction to Many-valued Logics book cover

    An Introduction to Many-valued Logics

    1st Edition

    By Robert Ackermann

    Originally published in 1967. An introduction to the literature of nonstandard logic, in particular to those nonstandard logics known as many-valued logics. Part I expounds and discusses implicational calculi, modal logics and many-valued logics and their associated calculi. Part II considers the…

    Hardback – 2019-12-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Logic

  • Words of Power: A Feminist Reading of the History of Logic book cover

    Words of Power

    A Feminist Reading of the History of Logic, 1st Edition

    By Andrea Nye

    Originally published in 1990. A common complaint of philosophers, and men in general, has been that women are illogical. On the other hand, rationality, defined as the ability to follow logical argument, is often claimed to be a defining characteristic of man. Andrea Nye undermines assumptions…

    Hardback – 2019-12-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Logic

  • Nondeductive Inference book cover

    Nondeductive Inference

    1st Edition

    By Robert Ackermann

    Originally published in 1966. An introduction to current studies of kinds of inference in which validity cannot be determined by ordinary deductive models. In particular, inductive inference, predictive inference, statistical inference, and decision making are examined in some detail. The last…

    Hardback – 2019-12-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Logic

  • An Introduction to Logic: The Criticism of Arguments book cover

    An Introduction to Logic

    The Criticism of Arguments, 1st Edition

    By Peter Alexander

    Originally published in 1969. This book is for undergraduates whether specializing in philosophy or not. It assumes no previous knowledge of logic but aims to show how logical notions arise from, or are abstracted from, everyday discourse, whether technical or non-technical. It sets out a knowledge…

    Hardback – 2019-12-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Logic

  • Logic in Practice book cover

    Logic in Practice

    1st Edition

    By L. Susan Stebbing

    Originally published in 1934. This fourth edition originally published 1954., revised by C. W. K. Mundle. "It must be the desire of every reasonable person to know how to justify a contention which is of sufficient importance to be seriously questioned. The explicit formulation of the principles of…

    Hardback – 2019-12-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Logic

  • The Logical Structure of Science book cover

    The Logical Structure of Science

    1st Edition

    By A. Cornelius Benjamin

    This book addresses the argument in the history of the philosophy of science between the positivists and the anti-positivists. The author starts from a point of firm conviction that all science and philosophy must start with the given… But that the range of the given is not definite. He begins with…

    Hardback – 2019-12-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Logic

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