Philosophy of Logic

Edited by: Dale Jacquette (Pennsylvania State University)

Series: Blackwell Philosophy Anthologies

Introduction: Logic and Philosophy of Logic: Dale Jacquette.

Part I: Classical Logic:
1. The Laws of Logic: Arthur Pap.
2. Russell’s Mathematical Logic: Kurt Gödel.
3. Which Logic is the Right Logic?: Leslie H. Tharp.
4. What Can Logic Do For Philosophy?: Karl Popper.

Part II: Truth, Propositions and Meaning:
5. Truth and Meaning: Donald Davidson.
6. Outline of a Theory of Truth: Saul A. Kripke.
7. Tarski’s Theory of Truth: Hartry Field.
8. Types and Ontology: Fred Sommers.
9. Propositions: George Bealer.

Part III: Quantifiers and Quantificational Theory:
10. Logic and Existence: Czeslaw Lejewski.
11. A Plea for Substitutional Quantification: Charles Parsons.
12. Nominalism and the Substitutional Quantifier: Ruth Barcan Marcus.
13. Interpretations of Quantifiers: Thomas Baldwin.
14. Language Games for Quantifiers: Jaakko Hintikka.

Part IV: Validity, Inference and Entailment:
15. Bolzano’s Concept of Consequence: Rolf George.
16. On the Concept of Logical Consequence: Alfred Tarski.
17. The Pure Calculus of Entailment: Alan Ross Anderson and Nuel D. Belnap, Jr.
18. Formal and Material Consequence: Stephen Read.
19. Tarski on Truth and Logical Consequence: John Etchemendy.

Part V Modality, Intensionality and Propositional Attitude:
20. What are Possible Worlds?: John E. Nolt.
21. Quantifiers and Propositional Attitudes: W.V.O. Quine.
22. Counterpart Theory and Quantified Modal Logic: David Lewis.
23. Interpretation of Quantifiers: Dagfinn Follesdal.
24. A Backward Look at Quine’s Animadversions on Modalities: Ruth Barcan Marcus.
25. Quantifying In: David Kaplan.
26. Substitutivity and the Coherence of Quantifying In: Graeme Forbes.
27. The Intensionality of Ontological Commitment: Michael Jubien.



ISBN: 9780631218685
ISBN10: 0631218688

도서관 번호: 160 J19p

USA: Oct 2001
Rest of World: Oct 2001
Australia: Dec 2001

Format: 244 x 172 mm , 6.75 x 9.75 in

Details:384 pages, 1 illustrations.

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