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  • The Problems of Logic

    1st Edition

    By Andrew Paul Ushenko

    Originally published in 1941. Professor Ushenko treats of current problems in technical Logic, involving Symbolic Logic to a marked extent. He deprecates the tendency, in influential quarters, to regard Logic as a branch of Mathematics and advances the intuitionalist theory of Logic. This involves…

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

  • The Traditional Formal Logic

    A Short Account for Students, 1st Edition

    By William Angus Sinclair

    Originally published in 1937. A short account of the traditional logic, intended to provide the student with the fundamentals necessary for the specialized study. Suitable for working through individualy, it will provide sufficient knowledge of the elements of the subject to understand materials on…

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

  • The Implications of Induction

    1st Edition

    By L. Jonathan Cohen

    Originally published in 1973. This book presents a valid mode of reasoning that is different to mathematical probability. This inductive logic is investigated in terms of scientific investigation. The author presents his criteria of adequacy for analysing inductive support for hypotheses and…

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

  • The Development of Mathematical Logic

    1st Edition

    By P. H. Nidditch

    Originally published in 1962. A clear and simple account of the growth and structure of Mathematical Logic, no earlier knowledge of logic being required. After outlining the four lines of thought that have been its roots - the logic of Aristotle, the idea of all the parts of mathematics as systems…

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

  • Presuppostion & Transcendental Inference

    1st Edition

    By Humphrey Palmer

    Originally published in 1985. This book is about a single famous line of argument, pioneered by Descartes and deployed to full effect by Kant. That argument was meant to refute scepticism once and for all, and make the world safe for science. 'I think, so I exist’ is valid reasoning, but circular…

    Hardback – 2019-12-04 
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  • The Province of Logic

    An Interpretation of Certain Parts of Cook Wilson's “Statement and Inference”, 1st Edition

    By Richard Robinson

    Originally published in 1931. This inquiry investigates and develops John Cook Wilson’s view of the province of logic. It bases the study on the posthumous collected papers Statement and Inference. The author seeks to answer questions on the nature of logic using Cook Wilson’s thought. The chapters…

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

  • The Logic of Commands

    1st Edition

    By Nicholas Rescher

    Originally published in 1966. Professor Rescher’s aim is to develop a "logic of commands" in exactly the same general way which standard logic has already developed a "logic of truth-functional statement compounds" or a "logic of quantifiers". The object is to present a tolerably accurate and…

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

  • An Introduction to Logic

    1st Edition

    By David Mitchell

    Originally published in 1967. The common aim of all logical enquiry is to discover and analyse correctly the forms of valid argument. In this book concise expositions of traditional, Aristotelian logic and of modern systems of propositional and predicative logic show how far that aim has been…

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

  • Wittgenstein and the Limits of Language

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hanne Appelqvist

    The limit of language is one of the most pervasive notions found in Wittgenstein’s work, both in his early Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus and his later writings. Moreover, the idea of a limit of language is intimately related to important scholarly debates on Wittgenstein’s philosophy, such as the…

    Hardback – 2019-12-02 
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    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Philosophy

  • Philosophy of Logical Systems

    1st Edition

    By Jaroslav Peregrin

    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…

    Hardback – 2019-11-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Consequences of Reference Failure

    1st Edition

    By Michael McKinsey

    This book defends the Direct Reference (DR) thesis in philosophy of language regarding proper names and indexical pronouns. It uniquely draws out the significant consequences of DR when it is conjoined with the fact that these singular terms sometimes fail to refer. Even though DR is widely…

    Hardback – 2019-11-29 
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    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • The Cartesian Semantics of the Port Royal Logic

    1st Edition

    By John N. Martin

    This book sets out for the first time in English and in the terms of modern logic the semantics of the Port Royal Logic (La Logique ou l’Art de penser, 1662-1685) of Antoine Arnauld and Pierre Nicole, perhaps the most influential logic book in the 17th and 18th centuries. Its goal is to explain how…

    Hardback – 2019-11-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Seventeenth-Century Philosophy

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