Introduction to Logic / Edition 1

Introduction to Logic / Edition 1

by Harry Gensler, Henry J. Gensler
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415226759

ISBN-13: 9780415226752

Pub. Date: 12/28/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

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 philosophy. Using

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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 philosophy. Using simple and manageable methods for testing arguments, students are led step-by-step to master the complexities of logic.
The companion LogiCola instructional program and various teaching aids (including a teacher's manual) are available from the book's website: www.routledge.com/textbooks/gensler_logic

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415226752
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
12/28/2001
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.50(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Preface

Chapter 1: Introduction
Chapter 2: Syllogistic Logic
Chapter 3: Basic Propositional Logic
Chapter 4: Propositional Proofs
Chapter 5: Basic Quantificational Logic
Chapter 6: Relations and Identity
Chapter 7: Basic Modal Logic
Chapter 8: Further Modal Systems
Chapter 9: Deontic and Imperative Logic
Chapter 10: Belief Logic
Chapter 11: A Formalized Ethical Theory
Chapter 12: Metalogic
Chapter 13: Inductive Reasoning
Chapter 14: Meaning and Definitions
Chapter 15: Fallacies and Argumentation

Appendix: LogiCola Software
Answers to Selected Problems
Glossary
Index of Names

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