British Logic in the Nineteenth Century

British Logic in the Nineteenth Century

by Dov M. Gabbay
     
 

The present volume of the Handbook of the History of Logic is designed to establish 19th century Britain as a substantial force in logic, developing new ideas, some of which would be overtaken by, and other that would anticipate, the century's later capitulation to the mathematization of logic.

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Overview

The present volume of the Handbook of the History of Logic is designed to establish 19th century Britain as a substantial force in logic, developing new ideas, some of which would be overtaken by, and other that would anticipate, the century's later capitulation to the mathematization of logic.

British Logic in the Nineteenth Century is indispensable reading and a definitive research resource for anyone with an interest in the history of logic.

- Detailed and comprehensive chapters covering the entire range of modal logic
- Contains the latest scholarly discoveries and interpretative insights that answer many questions in the field of logic

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780444516107
Publisher:
Elsevier Science
Publication date:
02/01/2008
Series:
Handbook of the History of Logic Series, #4
Pages:
750
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 9.40(h) x 1.50(d)

Table of Contents

1. "Bentham's Logic" by Charissa Varma and Gordon McOuat
2. "Coleridge's Logic" by Timothy Milnes
3. "Whately's Logic" by James Van Evra
4. "Hamilton's Logic" by Ralph Jessop
5. "Whewell's Logic" by Laura Snyder
6. "Mill's Logic" by Fred Wilson
7. "DeMorgan's Logic" by Michael Hobards & Joan Richards
8. "Boole's Logic" by Dale Jacquette
9. "French Logique and British Logic: On the Origins of Augustus deMorgan early Logical Enquiries 1805-1835" by Maria Panteki
10. "Lewis Carroll's Logic" by Amirouche Moktefi
11. "Venn's Logic" by James Van Evra
12. "Jevons' Logic" by Bert Mosselmans and Ard Van Moer
13. "MacColl's Logic" by Shahid Rahman
14. "The Idealists" by David Sullivan

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