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Ancient formal logic

Joseph M. Bochenski

Ancient formal logic

by Joseph M. Bochenski

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Published by North-Holland Pub. Co. in Amsterdam .
Written in English

  • Logic

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    Other titlesFormal Logic.
    SeriesStudies in logic and the foundations of mathematics
    LC ClassificationsBC28 .B58
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 122 p. :
    Number of Pages122
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26544923M

    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. By ancient formal logic, Greek logic from the beginning of Greek Philosophy until the end of Antiquity is meant. We have, it is true, some Latin textbooks of formal logic - but they all seem based on, or even copied from, Greek sources.

    History of logic, the history of the discipline from its origins among the ancient Greeks to the present time.. Origins of logic in the West Precursors of ancient logic. There was a medieval tradition according to which the Greek philosopher Parmenides (5th century bce) invented logic while living on a rock in Egypt. The story is pure legend, but it does reflect the fact that Parmenides was.   Aristotle’s intellectual range was vast, covering most of the sciences and many of the arts, including biology, botany, chemistry, ethics, history, logic, metaphysics, rhetoric, philosophy of mind, philosophy of science, physics, poetics, political theory, psychology, and zoology. He was the founder of formal logic, devising for it a finished.

    Ancient formal logic. Amsterdam: North-Holland. MLA Citation. Bocheński, Innocentius M. Ancient formal logic / by I. M. Bochenski North-Holland Amsterdam Australian/Harvard Citation. Bocheński, Innocentius M. , Ancient formal logic / by I. M. Bochenski North-Holland Amsterdam. Wikipedia Citation. Review: J. M. Bochenski, A Precis of Mathematical Logic Martin, Norman M., Journal of Symbolic Logic, ; Review: Joseph M. Bochenski, The Logic of Religion Hodges, Wilfrid, Journal of Symbolic Logic, ; Review: Inocenty M. Bochenski, The Condition and the Needs of the History of Formal Logic Church, Alonzo, Journal of Symbolic Logic, Author: Robert Feys.

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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). Ancient Logic First published Wed ; substantive revision Wed Logic as a discipline starts with the Ancient formal logic book from the more or less unreflective use of logical methods and argument patterns to the reflection on and inquiry into these methods and patterns and their elements, including the syntax and semantics of sentences.

The eighteenth-century German philosopher Immanuel Kant called Aristotle, the ancient Greek philosopher, the “father of logic.” If we are thinking only of traditional, or formal, logic (which is the only kind of logic we study in this book), this is true.

You are reading this book. This is a logic book.:_: You are a logic student. This is not a terrible argument. Most people who read this book are logic students. Yet, it is possible for someone besides a logic student to read this book. If your roommate picked up the book and thumbed through it, they would not immediately become a logic student.

This book is based on my lectures in advanced and in-termediate logic courses at Yale University {, Indiana University { These courses were in-tended speci cally for philosophy students with one pre-vious course in formal logic.

The general aim of this book is to provide a broad framework in which both classical and File Size: 1MB. In this fascinating little book, the smallest on its subject ever produced, philosopher Earl Fontainelle explores the ancient are of discursive Logic and demonstrates some of the techniques that have long been used to triumph over the debates and deceptions that assail us every day/5.

Formal logic Miguel Palomino 1 Introduction Logic studies the validity of arguments. A typical case in point is that of syllogisms: logical arguments in which, starting from two premises, a conclusion is reached.

For example, given that There are horses in Spain. All horses are mammals. it can be inferred that There are mammals in Size: KB. Depends a bit what level you are at, and if you have any math background.

A good start for the absolute basics is Paul Teller's book - it is free here, and has an answer manual for all the exercises - which is somewhat of a rarity. If you get through that and what to continue, check out Peter Smith's site, it has a great guide (aimed at philosophers, though) for self learners, complete with.

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The history of logic deals with the study of the development of the science of valid inference (logic). Formal logics developed in ancient times in India, China, and Greece. Greek methods, particularly Aristotelian logic (or term logic) as found in the Organon, found wide application and acceptance in Western science and mathematics for millennia.

Review: I. Bochenski, Ancient Formal Logic [Book Review] Robert Feys. Journal of Symbolic Logic 18 (1) () Abstract This article has no associated abstract. (fix it) Keywords No keywords specified (fix it) Categories Informal Logic in Logic and Philosophy of : Robert Feys.

Part one: prolegomena --Introduction --General survey --Part two: Forerunners --Formal logic before Aristotle --Part three: Aristotle --Life, work, and evolution --Notion of logic; semiotics --Topics --Opposition; principles of contradicition and excluded middle --Assertoric syllogistic: description and methods --Assertoric syllogistic: description and methods --Modal logic --Non-analytic laws and rules.

This is an introductory textbook in logic and critical thinking. The goal of thetextbook is to provide the reader with a set of tools and skills that will enablethem to identify and evaluate arguments.

The book is intended for anintroductory course that covers both formal and informal logic. As such, it is nota formal logic textbook, but is closer to what one would find marketed as a 4/5(8). History of Ancient Logic in the Hellenistic Period THE SUCCESSSION OF THINKERS AND SCHOOLS The history of ancient philosophy covers about eleven centuries, from Thales who lived during the sixth century B.C.

to Boethius and Simplicius who flourished at the beginning of the sixth A.D. Formal logic provides us with a powerful set of techniques for criticizing some arguments and showing others to be valid. These techniques are relevant to all of us with an interest in being skilful and accurate reasoners.

In this highly accessible book, Peter Smith presents a guide to the fundamental aims and basic elements of formal logic. He introduces the reader to the languages of 3/5(3). texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection.

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