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If A Then B: How the World Discovered Logic

Michael Shenefelt and Heidi White
Publisher: 
Columbia University Press
Publication Date: 
2014
Number of Pages: 
333
Format: 
Paperback
Price: 
29.50
ISBN: 
9780231161053
Category: 
General
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Preface

Introduction: What Is Logic?

1. The Dawn of Logic

2. Aristotle: Greatest of the Greek Logicians

3. Aristotle’s System: The Logic of Classification

4. Chrysippus and the Stoics: A World of Interlocking Structures

5. Logic Versus Antilogic: The Laws of Contradiction and Excluded Middle

6. Logical Fanatics

7. Will the Future Resemble the Past? Inductive Logic and Scientific Method

8. Rhetorical Frauds and Sophistical Ploys: Ten Classic Tricks

9. Symbolic Logic and the Digital Future

10. Faith and the Limits of Logic: The Last Unanswered Question

Appendix: Further Fallacies

Notes

Bibliography

Index

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