7 edition of An introduction to logic. found in the catalog.
An introduction to logic.
First published 1962.
|Series||Hutchinson university library|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||192|
For newcomers, the place to start is the excellent "Logic: An Introduction" by Lionel Ruby. It give a thorough grounding in just about all aspects of logic and is thoroughly accessible to any inquiring mind.
These two books taken together constitute just about all you will ever need to know about by: Introduction to Logic combines likely the broadest scope of any logic textbook available with clear, concise writing and interesting examples and arguments. Its key An introduction to logic. book, all retained in the Second Edition, include: • simpler ways to test arguments than those available in competing textbooks, including the star test for syllogisms/5(30).
Introduction to Logic is clear and concise, uses interesting examples (many philosophical in nature), and has easy-to-use proof methods.
Its key features, retained in this Third Edition, include: simpler ways to test arguments, including an innovative proof method and the star test for syllogisms;Cited by: Start your review of An Introduction to Logic Berry Muhl rated it really liked it This is a challenging read, and as such is perhaps an indication of what we've lost, academically, over the past century in terms of challenge/5.
Written for independent study and suitable for an introductory course in logic, this classic text combines a sound presentation of logic with effective pedagogy and illustrates the role of logic in many areas of humanistic and scientific thought/5(12).
An Introduction to Logic and Scientific Method is a college level primer on logic. This book was widely used by scholars especially those studying economics as an introduction to logical thought in preparation for intellectual by: This is a reprint of the first edition of Wayne A.
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An Introduction to Logic book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5. Whoever can answer this question, knows more of the philosophy of logic than the wisest of the ancients, and has solved the problem of induction. Appears in books from Page - If two or more instances of the phenomenon under investigation have only one circumstance in common, the circumstance in which alone all the instances.
TRUTH-FUNCTIONAL PROPOSITIONAL LOGIC A SHORTCUT FORMAL METHOD: REDUCTIO AD ABSURDUM TESTS Summary 6 MODAL PROPOSITIONAL LOGIC 1. INTRODUCTION 2. MODAL OPERATORS Non-truth-functionality Modal and nonmodal propositions; modalized and non-modalized formulae The interdefinability of the monadic and.
Introduction to Logic and Critical Thinking - Open Textbook Library. 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.4/5(8). texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection.
National Emergency Library. Top An introduction to logic, by H.W.B. Joseph. Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This : Logic is the study of the principles of correct reasoning.
That is its definition. To be logical is to think rightly, and to draw reasonable conclusions from the available information. Why does logic matter, and who decides what is the “right” way to think. If two people disagree on whether something is reasonable, who is correct.
What is the standard by which we judge a particular line of 98%(13). The study in this book was undertaken with the view to clearly introducing students to the basic rudiments and principles of how and why philosophers construct argument and the degree of reasoning.
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. The book is a fairly standard treatment of first-order logic (sentential and predicate calculus).
It covers all the usual bases. A number of more peripheral topics (e.g., metatheory) are touched on but not discussed in depth, but those topics are rarely covered in introductory courses on elementary symbolic logic/5(8). I took an Intro to Logic class at school, we used 'The Logic Book' (6th ed.) by Bergmann, Moor, and Nelson.
Most of the learning was done out of the textbook; lectures were mainly geared towards asking questions and working through the tougher practice problems.
If I recall correctly, the text was fairly pricey but incredibly helpful. The book introduces content step-by-step to each section to simplify the whole process of learning logic.
It is an extensive collection of exercises guiding readers through greater proficiency with the skills they are learning. It is expanded with modern and creative examples that ease up on the.
About the Book THE BOOK The book titled, An Introduction to Logic, introduces students and other readers, interested in Logic and Philosophy, to some important aspects of the discipline of Logic. It gives an account of the historical development of Logic, the main systems of it, its inductive, deductive and symbolic dimensions, and it examines the logical fallacies.
“Richard Arthur’s book offers a fresh new perspective on the pedagogy of introductory logic instruction and its underlying philosophy. Its approach makes informal logic and critical thinking mesh smoothly and intuitively with formal logic, thus clarifying the relevance of formal logic to.
An introduction to logic by Jacques Maritain,Sheed & Ward edition, in EnglishPages: This logic course will both challenge and inspire high school students to be able to defend their faith against atheists and skeptics alike.
A full-year course that will increase a student’s ability to refute the untruths that evolutionists claim as fact. Includes both a student text and a teacher’s guide with all necessary quizzes and tests. Teaches methods that are reliable and effective 95%(27). Get this from a library.
An introduction to logic. [H W B Joseph] ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages: diagram ; 23 cm. Introduction to Logic offers one of the most clear, interesting and accessible introductions to what has long been considered one of the most challenging subjects in philosophy. Harry Gensler engages students with the basics of logic through practical examples and important arguments both in the history of philosophy and from contemporary.
At times abstract, but on the whole easy to understand. Having case examples help immensely. The best part of the book is part five "Areas of Argumentation": legal, moral, scientific, religious, and /5.
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The book should help students understand quantified expressions in their philosophical reading. ( views). Unsurpassed for its readability and comprehensiveness, Hurley’s A CONCISE INTRODUCTION TO LOGIC is the #1 introductory logic textbook out there available on the market.
On this Twelfth Model, Hurley continues to assemble upon the customized of a lucid, focused, and accessible presentation of the important materials of logic, every formal and. Read this book on Questia.
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This book is a beautiful entry-point, a must, in the world of logic. This book now stands in my list of outstanding books on logic: 1. Tarski's "Introduction to Logic", a jewel, followed by P. Smith's superb entry-point "An introduction to Formal logic" and the lovely "Logic, a very short introduction" by Graham Priest 2.
: Enderton's "Mathematical Introduction to Logic"  is one of the best books I've ever read not just one of the best math books, one of the best books. There's a very clear, simple presentation of propositional and first-order logic, from the.
A book that should be read by everyone in mathematics regardless of level is Wolfe's A Tour Through Mathematical Logic. It's simply a compulsory read, I couldn't put it down.
It gives a broad overview of mathematical logic and set theory along with its history, and it is absolutely beautifully written. That's the best place for anyone to begin.
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This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Some classics: I love Elliot Mendelson’s Introduction to Mathematical Logic. The historical parts of Church’s celebrate book is terrific (his notation is difficult for a today student).
Kleene’s masterpiece Introduction to Metamathematics sou. The Copi/Cohen text is great for basics and informal logic--specifically logical fallacies and detecting arguments--but I find that it doesn't do as good of a job with the latter symbolic and categorical logic.
It was the book that the professor I tutored for used and the .