An Investigation Of The Laws Of Thought

An Investigation Of The Laws Of Thought

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by George Boole
     
 

ISBN-10: 1602064520

ISBN-13: 9781602064522

Pub. Date: 05/01/2007

Publisher: Cosimo

"First published in 1854, this is the classic treatise by British mathematician and philosopher GEORGE BOOLE (1815¿1864) in which he develops a system for representing logic in algebraic form. Expanding on ideas first presented in his 1847 pamphlet ¿The Mathematical Analysis of Logic,¿ Boole¿for whom the mathematical term…  See more details below

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"First published in 1854, this is the classic treatise by British mathematician and philosopher GEORGE BOOLE (1815¿1864) in which he develops a system for representing logic in algebraic form. Expanding on ideas first presented in his 1847 pamphlet ¿The Mathematical Analysis of Logic,¿ Boole¿for whom the mathematical term ¿boolean¿ was coined¿discusses:

¿ derivation of his laws

¿ principles of symbolic reasoning

¿ conditions of a perfect method

¿ general method in probabilities

¿ Aristotelian logic

¿ and more.

A foundational work by the thinker who paved the way for modern electronics and our information age, this is must-reading for students of mathematics and the history of contemporary science.

"

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ISBN-13:
9781602064522
Publisher:
Cosimo
Publication date:
05/01/2007
Pages:
440
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.98(d)

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