Ancient Logic and Its Modern Interpretations: Proceedings of the Buffalo Symposium on Modernist Interpretations of Ancient Logic, 21 and 22 April, 1972

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  • ISBN-13: 9789027703958
  • Publisher: Springer Netherlands
  • Publication date: 3/31/1974
  • Series: Synthese Historical Library Series, #9
  • Edition description: 1974
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 217
  • Product dimensions: 0.63 (w) x 9.21 (h) x 6.14 (d)

Table of Contents

One Ancient Semantics.- Aristotle on Spoken Sound Significant by Convention.- Inarticulate Noises.- Notes for a Linguistic Reading of the Categories.- Two Modern Research in Ancient Logic.- Greek Mathematics and Greek Logic.- Modern Notations and Ancient Logic.- Three Aristotle’s Logic.- Aristotle’s Natural Deduction System.- Corcoran on Aristotle’ Logical Theory.- Four Stoic Logic.- Deduction in Stoic Logic.- Remarks on Stoic Deduction.- Five Final Session of the Symposium.- Future Research on Ancient Theories of Communication and Reasoning.- A Panel Discussion on Future Research in Ancient Logical Theory.- Index of Names.

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  • Posted May 6, 2009

    Table of Contents

    Contents: Preface IX; Part One: Ancient semantics; Norman Kretzmann: Aristotle on spoken sound significant by convention 3; Ronald Zirin: Inarticulate noises 23; Newton Garver: Notes for a linguistic reading of the Categories 27; Part Two: Modern research in ancient logic; Ian Mueller: Greek mathematics and Greek logic 35; John Mulhern: Modern notations and ancient logic 71; Part Three: Aristotle's logic; John Corcoran: Aristotle's natural deduction system 85; Mary Mulhern: Corcoran on Aristotle's logical theory 133; Part Four: Stoic logic; Josiah Gould: Deduction in Stoic logic 151; John Corcoran: Remarks on Stoic deduction 169; Part Five: Final session of the Symposium; John Corcoran: Future research on ancient theories of communication and reasoning 185; A panel discussion on future research in ancient logical theory 189; Index of names 209-211.

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