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Philosophical Applications of Free Logic epub

by Karel Lambert


Philosophical Applications of Free Logic epub

ISBN: 0195061314

ISBN13: 978-0195061314

Author: Karel Lambert

Category: Other

Subcategory: Humanities

Language: English

Publisher: Oxford University Press (March 28, 1991)

Pages: 320 pages

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A free logic is a logic with fewer existential presuppositions than classical logic. Free logics may allow for terms that do not denote any object. Free logics may also allow models that have an empty domain.

A free logic is a logic with fewer existential presuppositions than classical logic. A free logic with the latter property is an inclusive logic. In classical logic there are theorems that clearly presuppose that there is something in the domain of discourse. Consider the following classically valid theorems.

Its Place in Meinong's Theory of Objects and Its Significance in Contemporary Philosophical Logic Rapaport, William . Journal of Symbolic Logic, 1986.

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Start by marking Philosophical Applications Of Free Logic as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read. Lambert provides an introductory essay placing free logic in the logical tradition beginning with Aristotle, developing it as the natural culmination of a trend begun in the Port Royal logic of the 1600s, and continuing through current predicate logic-the trend to rid logic of existence assumptions. His Introduction also provides a useful systematic overview of free logic, including both a standard syntax and some semantical options.

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Free logic, an alternative to traditional logic, has been seen as a useful avenue of approach to a number of philosophical issues of contemporary interest. In this collection, Karel Lambert, one of the pioneers in, and the most prominent exponent of, free logic, brings together a variety of published essays bearing on the application of free logic to philosophical topics ranging from set theory and logic to metaphysics and the philosophy of religion. The work of such distinguished philosophers as Bas van Fraassen, Dana Scott, Tyler Burge, and Jaakko Hintikka is represented.

Automating Free Logic in HOL, with an Experimental Application in Category Theory. Free logic is an important field of philosophical logic that first appeared in the 1950s. J. Karel Lambert was one of its founders and coined the term itself

Automating Free Logic in HOL, with an Experimental Application in Category Theory. Journal of Automated Reasoning, CrossRef. Karel Lambert was one of its founders and coined the term itself. The essays in this collection (written over a period of 40 years) explore the philosophical foundations of free logic and its application to areas as diverse as the philosophy of religion and computer science. Amongst the applications on offer are those to the analysis of existence statements, to definite descriptions and to partial functions.

Free logic is an important field of philosophical logic that first appeared in the 1950s. Karel Lambert was one of its founders and coined the term. This collection brings an important body of work to the attention of a new generation of professional philosophers, computer scientists and mathematicians.

This is the purpose of the papers collected in this volume.

As is the case with so many developments in Western philosophy, its roots can be traced back to ancient Greek philo sophy. It is only during the last fifty years, however, that it has become well established as a branch of modern logic. This is the purpose of the papers collected in this volume. In an introductory essay we give a survey of the present status of and new directions in free logic.

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Free logic, an alternative to traditional logic, has been seen as a useful avenue of approach to a number of philosophical issues of contemporary interest. In this collection, Karel Lambert, one of the pioneers in, and the most prominent exponent of, free logic, brings together a variety of published essays bearing on the application of free logic to philosophical topics ranging from set theory and logic to metaphysics and the philosophy of religion. The work of such distinguished philosophers as Bas van Fraassen, Dana Scott, Tyler Burge, and Jaakko Hintikka is represented. Lambert provides an introductory essay placing free logic in the logical tradition beginning with Aristotle, developing it as the natural culmination of a trend begun in the Port Royal logic of the 1600s, and continuing through current predicate logic--the trend to rid logic of existence assumptions. His Introduction also provides a useful systematic overview of free logic, including both a standard syntax and some semantical options.