Philosophy: Philosophy of Mathematics

  • The Foundations of Bayesian Epistemology: A Philosophical Introduction book cover

    The Foundations of Bayesian Epistemology

    A Philosophical Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Kenny Easwaran

    This book introduces students and researchers to the philosophical issues at play in the growing field of formal (or Bayesian) epistemology.  It focuses not on how to do particular calculations but instead on the philosophical foundations at the convergence of belief and mathematical representation…

    Paperback – 2020-02-15 
    Routledge

  • The Idea of Principles in Early Modern Thought: Interdisciplinary Perspectives book cover

    The Idea of Principles in Early Modern Thought

    Interdisciplinary Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter R. Anstey

    This collection presents the first sustained examination of the nature and status of the idea of principles in early modern thought. Principles are almost ubiquitous in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries: the term appears in famous book titles, such as Newton’s Principia; the notion plays a…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Aspect Perception after Wittgenstein: Seeing-As and Novelty book cover

    Aspect Perception after Wittgenstein

    Seeing-As and Novelty, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Beaney, Brendan Harrington, Dominic Shaw

    This volume brings together new essays that consider Wittgenstein’s treatment of the phenomenon of aspect perception in relation to the broader idea of conceptual novelty; that is, the acquisition or creation of new concepts, and the application of an acquired understanding in unfamiliar or novel…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2019-11-12
    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 – 2019-11-12
    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 – 2019-11-12
    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 – 2019-11-12
    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 – 2019-11-12
    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 – 2019-11-12
    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 – 2019-11-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Logic

  • Meaning, Quantification, Necessity: Themes in Philosophical Logic book cover

    Meaning, Quantification, Necessity

    Themes in Philosophical Logic, 1st Edition

    By Martin Davies

    Originally published in 1981. This is a book for the final year undergraduate or first year graduate who intends to proceed with serious research in philosophical logic. It will be welcomed by both lecturers and students for its careful consideration of main themes ranging from Gricean accounts of…

    Hardback – 2019-11-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Logic

  • Quantification Theory book cover

    Quantification Theory

    1st Edition

    By J. A. Faris

    Originally published in 1964. This book is concerned with general arguments, by which is meant broadly arguments that rely for their force on the ideas expressed by all, every, any, some, none and other kindred words or phrases. A main object of quantificational logic is to provide methods for…

    Hardback – 2019-11-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Logic

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