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The boundary stones of thought : an essay in the philosophy of logic / Ian Rumfitt.

By: Rumfitt, Ian.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookCall no.: BC71 .R86 2015Publication: Oxford : Clarendon Press/Oxford University Press, 2015Edition: 1st ed.Description: xiv, 345 p. : ill.ISBN: 9780198733638 (hbk.); 0198733631 (hbk.).Subject(s): Logic
Contents:
The nature of logic. Logical laws -- Logical necessity -- Five attacks on classical logic. The argument of Dummett's 'truth' -- The verificationist attack on classical logic -- Possibilities -- Challenges from the infinite and from the infinitesimal -- The challenge from vagueness -- On the use of classical logic in set theory -- Conclusion.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [321]-336) and index.

The nature of logic. Logical laws -- Logical necessity -- Five attacks on classical logic. The argument of Dummett's 'truth' -- The verificationist attack on classical logic -- Possibilities -- Challenges from the infinite and from the infinitesimal -- The challenge from vagueness -- On the use of classical logic in set theory -- Conclusion.

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