An Introduction to Logic

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An introduction to logic

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  • ISBN-13: 9781889439174
  • Publisher: The Paper Tiger
  • Publication date: 10/28/2000
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 624
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 1.50 (d)

Table of Contents

Chapter I. Of the General Character of the Enquiry 1
Chapter II. Of Terms, and their Principal Distinctions 14
Chapter III. Of the Categories 48
Chapter IV. Of the Predicables 66
Chapter V. Of the Rules of Definition and Division: Classification and Dichotomy 111
Chapter VI. Of the Intension and Extension of Terms and of their denotation and connotation 136
Chapter VII. Of the Proposition or Judgement 159
Chapter VIII. Of the Various Forms of the Judgement 171
Chapter IX. Of the Distribution of Terms in the Judgement: and of the Opposition of Judgements 216
Chapter X. Of Immediate Inferences 232
Chapter XI. Of Syllogism in General 249
Chapter XII. Of the Moods and Figures of Syllogism 254
Chapter XIII. Of the Reduction of the Imperfect Syllogistic Figures 287
Chapter XIV. Of the Principles of Syllogistic Inference 294
Chapter XV. Of Hypothetical and Disjunctive Reasoning 335
Chapter XVI. Of Enthymeme, Sorites, and Dilemma 350
Chapter XVII. Of the Form and Matter of Inference 366
Chapter XVIII. Of Induction 378
Chapter XIX. Of the Presuppositions of Inductive Reasoning: the Law of Causation 400
Chapter XX. Of the Rules by Which to judge of Causes and Effects 426
Chapter XXI. Of Operations preliminary to the Application of the Foregoing Rules 458
Chapter XXII. Of Non-reciprocating Causal Relations 478
Chapter XXIII. Of Explanation 502
Chapter XXIV. Of Induction by Simple Enumeration and the Argument from Analogy 528
Chapter XXV. Of Mathematical Reasoning 543
Chapter XXVI. Of the Methodology of the Sciences 554
Chapter XXVII. Appendix on Fallacies 566
Index 600
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