A Companion to Philosophical Logic

A Companion to Philosophical Logic

Editor(s): Dale Jacquette

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

Print ISBN: 9780631216711

Online ISBN: 9780470996751

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996751

About this Book

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.

Table of contents

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  1. Part I: Historical Development of Logic

  2. Part II: Symbolic Logic and Ordinary Language

  3. Part III: Philosophical Dimensions of Logical Paradoxes

  4. Part IV: Truth and Definite Description in Semantic Analysis

  5. Part V: Concepts of Logical Consequence

  6. Part VI: Logic, Existence, and Ontology

  7. Part VII: Metatheory and the Scope and Limits of Logic

  8. Part VIII: Logical Foundations of Set Theory and Mathematics

  9. Part IX: Modal Logics and Semantics

  10. Part X: Intuitionistic, Free, and Many-Valued Logics

  11. Part XI: Inductive, Fuzzy, and Quantum Probability Logics

  12. Part XII: Relevance and Paraconsistent Logics

  13. Part XIII: Logic, Machine Theory, and Cognitive Science

  14. Part XIV: Mechanization of Logical Inference and Proof Discovery

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