Greg Restall’s Logic provides concise introductions to propositional and first- order predicate logic while showing how formal logic intersects with substantial. Greg Restall’s Logic provides concise introductions to propositional and first- order Acknowledgements xiii Introduction 1 For the student 1 For the instructor 3. Library of Congress Cataloging in Publication Data Restall, Greg, – Logic: an introduction/Greg Restall. p. cm.—(Fundamentals of philosophy) Includes.
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Restall examines many of the interesting issues raised by basic logical techniques and will undoubtedly stimulate further study in the discipline. Deferring this for the time being.
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It is the type of book I would like to use for an introductory course and recommend it enthusiastically. Johan rated it liked it Jan 22, I love logic, and I need more time to wrap my head around the concepts reshall deductive logic.
Jul 09, Cain S. The author also examines the ideas behind modal logic, free logic, and other non-standard logics and discusses the nature of logic itself. Propositional logic — Propositions and arguments — Connectives and argument forms — Truth tables — Trees — Vagueness and bivalence — Conditionality — Natural deduction — Predicate logic — Predicates, names, and quantifiers — Models for predicate logic — Trees for predicate logic — Identity and functions — Definite descriptions — Some things do not exist — What is a predicate?
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A really interesting book, I can see how an understanding of resyall logic can be an asset in verbal or written discourse. Books by Greg Restall. A Note on a Familiar Pluralism.
The methods of logic are essential to an understanding of philosophy and are crucial in the study of mathematics, computing, linguistics rstall many other subjects. Description Greg Restall’s Logic provides concise introductions to propositional and first-order predicate logic while showing how formal logic intersects with substantial philosophical issues such as vagueness, conditionals, relevance, propositional attitudes, and opaque contents.
Logic: An Introduction
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This is the only introductory text I know of that introduces students to some of the philosophical problems logic pertains to and intersects with. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Routledge- Philosophy – pages. Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of Sameem marked it as to-read Nov 28, User Review – Flag as inappropriate This book is not written well.
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