Philosophy: Logic - Philosophy

  • Philosophy of Mathematics: An Introduction to a World of Proofs and Pictures book cover

    Philosophy of Mathematics

    An Introduction to a World of Proofs and Pictures

    By James Robert Brown

    Philosophy of Mathematics is an excellent introductory text. This student friendly book discusses the great philosophers and the importance of mathematics to their thought. It includes the following topics:* the mathematical image* platonism* picture-proofs* applied mathematics* Hilbert and Godel…

    Paperback – 1999-07-22
    Routledge
    Philosophical Issues in Science

  • Logic from A to Z: The Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy Glossary of Logical and Mathematical Terms book cover

    Logic from A to Z

    The Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy Glossary of Logical and Mathematical Terms

    By John B. Bacon, Michael Detlefsen, David Charles McCarty

    First published in the most ambitious international philosophy project for a generation; the Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy.Logic from A to Z is a unique glossary of terms used in formal logic and the philosophy of mathematics.Over 500 entries include key terms found in the study of:* Logic:…

    Paperback – 1999-04-22
    Routledge

  • Logic book cover

    Logic

    By Paul Tomassi

    Bringing elementary logic out of the academic darkness into the light of day, Paul Tomassi makes logic fully accessible for anyone attempting to come to grips with the complexities of this challenging subject. Including student-friendly exercises, illustrations, summaries and a glossary of terms,…

    Paperback – 1999-01-28
    Routledge

  • The Limits of Thought: Discussions between J. Krishnamurti and David Bohm book cover

    The Limits of Thought

    Discussions between J. Krishnamurti and David Bohm

    By David Bohm, J. Krishnamurti

    Edited by Ray McCoy

    The Limits of Thought is a series of penetrating dialogues between the great spiritual leader, J. Krishnamurti and the renowned physicist, David Bohm.The starting point of their engaging exchange is the question: If truth is something different than reality, then what place has action in daily…

    Paperback – 1998-12-17
    Routledge

  • Logic And Declarative Language book cover

    Logic And Declarative Language

    By M. Downward

    Logic has acquired a reputation for difficulty, perhaps because many of the approaches adopted have been more suitable for mathematicians than computer scientists. This book shows that the subject is not inherently difficult and that the connections between logic and declarative language are…

    Paperback – 1998-03-31
    Routledge

  • Logic with Trees: An Introduction to Symbolic Logic book cover

    Logic with Trees

    An Introduction to Symbolic Logic

    By Colin Howson

    First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 1997-02-27
    Routledge

  • Substance: Its Nature and Existence book cover

    Substance

    Its Nature and Existence

    By Joshua Hoffman, Gary Rosenkrantz

    Substance has been a leading idea in the history of Western philosophy. Joshua Hoffman and Gary S. Rosenkrantz explain the nature and existence of individual substances, including both living things and inanimate objects. Specifically written for students new to this important and often complex…

    Paperback – 1996-12-05
    Routledge
    Problems of Philosophy

  • A New Introduction to Modal Logic book cover

    A New Introduction to Modal Logic

    By M.J. Cresswell, G.E. Hughes

    This long-awaited book replaces Hughes and Cresswell's two classic studies of modal logic: An Introduction to Modal Logic and A Companion to Modal Logic.A New Introduction to Modal Logic is an entirely new work, completely re-written by the authors. They have incorporated all the new developments…

    Paperback – 1996-08-15
    Routledge

  • Foundations of Geometry book cover

    Foundations of Geometry

    By Bertrand Russell

    The Foundations of Geometry was first published in 1897, and is based on Russell's Cambridge dissertation as well as lectures given during a journey through the USA. This is the first reprint, complete with a new introduction by John Slater. It provides both an insight into the foundations of…

    Paperback – 1996-07-11
    Routledge

  • Being Good and Being Logical: Philosophical Groundwork for a New Deontic Logic: Philosophical Groundwork for a New Deontic Logic book cover

    Being Good and Being Logical: Philosophical Groundwork for a New Deontic Logic

    Philosophical Groundwork for a New Deontic Logic

    By James W. Forrester

    This work represents an attempt to show that standard systems of deontic logic (taken as attempts to codify normal deontic reasoning) run into a number of difficulties. It also presents a new system of deontic logic and argues that it is free from the shortcomings of standard systems.…

    Paperback – 1996-06-30
    Routledge

  • Formal Ethics book cover

    Formal Ethics

    By Harry J. Gensler

    Formal Ethics is the study of formal ethical principles. The most important of these, perhaps even the most important principle of life, is the golden rule: "Treat others as you want to be treated". Although the golden rule enjoys support amongst different cultures and religions in the world,…

    Paperback – 1996-05-02
    Routledge

  • Argument and Evidence: Critical Analysis for the Social Sciences book cover

    Argument and Evidence

    Critical Analysis for the Social Sciences

    By Peter J. Phelan, Peter J. Reynolds

    Phelan and Reynolds' book is for anyone who needs to evaluate arguments and interpret evidence. It deals with the most fundamental aspects of academic study: * the ability to reason with ideas and evidence* to formulate arguments effectively* to appreciate the interplay between ideas and evidence…

    Paperback – 1995-12-07
    Routledge

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