Published October 1988
by Routledge .
Written in English
|Contributions||Robert C. Marsh (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||392|
”’Epistemic Logic’ is the shining star of Rescher’s provocative trilogy on realism, knowledge, and our cognitive imitations. EL is a unique and crucial addition to the literature in formal epistemology because it locates the debate over the knowability principle within an overall system of the logic of knowledge.” —Mind5/5(2). Logic and Knowledge book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This collection of John Mackie's papers on topics in epistemology, som Ratings: 0. forall x is an introduction to sentential logic and first-order predicate logic with identity, logical systems that significantly influenced twentieth-century analytic philosophy. After working through the material in this book, a student should be able to understand most quantified expressions that arise in their philosophical reading/5(8). It’s also a book that’s written in such a way that if you didn’t want to learn formal logic for the purpose of doing an exam in the subject—completing the exercises and the quizzes—but you wanted to get a really good sense of what it was like, you could read this book without having to learn all of the has other virtues, as well.
Logic (from Greek: λογική, logikḗ, 'possessed of reason, intellectual, dialectical, argumentative') is the systematic study of the forms of inference, i.e. the relations that lead to the acceptance of one proposition (the conclusion) on the basis of a set of other propositions ().More broadly, logic is the analysis and appraisal of arguments. Enderton's "Mathematical Introduction to Logic"  is one of the best books I've ever read not just one of the best math books, one of the best books. There's a very clear, simple presentation of propositional and first-order logic, from the. e-books in Philosophy: Logic category Studies and Exercises in Formal Logic by John Neville Keynes - The Macmillan Company, In addition to a detailed exposition of certain portions of Formal Logic, the following pages contain a number of problems worked out in detail and unsolved problems, by means of which the student may test his command over logical . Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bosanquet, Bernard, Logic. Oxford, At the Clarendon Press, (OCoLC) Document Type.
Acquaintance, Knowledge, and Logic brings together ten new essays on Russell's best-known work, The Problems of Philosophy. These essays, by some of the foremost scholars of his life and works, reexamine Russell's famous distinction between “knowledge by acquaintance” and “knowledge by description,” his developing views about our. The problematic relation between logic and knowledge has given rise to some of the most important works in the history of philosophy, from Books VI-VII of Plato's Republic and Aristotle's Prior and Read more. A knowledge-based system decides how to act by running formal reasoning procedures over a body of explicitly represented knowledge—a knowledge base. The system is not programmed for specific tasks; rather, it is told what it needs to know and expected to infer the rest. This book is about the logic of such knowledge bases. Language, Truth and Logic is a book about meaning by the philosopher by Alfred Jules Ayer, in which the author defines, explains, and argues for the verification principle of logical positivism, sometimes referred to as the criterion of significance or criterion of explains how the principle of verifiability may be applied to the problems of : A. J. Ayer.