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Logic [NOOK Book]

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Logic is often perceived as having little to do with the rest of philosophy, and even less to do with real life. In this engaging and accessible introduction, Graham Priest shows how wrong that conception is. He explores the philosophical roots of the subject, explaining how modern formal logic deals with issues ranging from the existence of God and the reality of time to paradoxes of probability and decision theory. Along the way, Priest lays out the basics of formal logic in ...

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Overview

Logic is often perceived as having little to do with the rest of philosophy, and even less to do with real life. In this engaging and accessible introduction, Graham Priest shows how wrong that conception is. He explores the philosophical roots of the subject, explaining how modern formal logic deals with issues ranging from the existence of God and the reality of time to paradoxes of probability and decision theory. Along the way, Priest lays out the basics of formal logic in simple, nontechnical terms.

 

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781402782138
  • Publisher: Sterling
  • Publication date: 11/9/2010
  • Series: A Brief Insight
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 192
  • Sales rank: 707,796
  • File size: 16 MB
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GRAHAM PRIEST is Boyce Gibson Professor of Philosophy at the University of Melbourne and has written more than 100 articles on philosophy in books and journals.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 13, 2014

    Yellowheart's Bio

    Name:Yellowheart___


    Age:25 moons___



    Gender:Male//Tom___



    Descp.:Black Tom with dark grey socks ,muzzle ,underbelly, and ears. With pericing yellow eyes___



    Persona.:He is sweet kind and intelegint. He likes kits hunting and fighting for his clan.___



    History:He would rather not___



    Crush: MapleLeap___



    Mate//kits:Hopefully ___



    Other : He was named for hi percing yellow eyes and that he always has a sweet heart for the things he loves.___

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 10, 2014

    Silvermists bio

    Silver tom orange eyes gender tom crush no one rank idk yet anything else just ask

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 10, 2014

    Redstar's bio

    Name: for people that can't read headings for some reason it's redstar and you can just call me red if you want (I think that's what im gonna do from now on) <p> pelt color:it is red with lighter red stripes o it <p> eye color: grayish blue <p> personality: hard to explain in words so come and meet me <p> crush: none yet

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 9, 2014

    SongBird's bio ♬

    &starf Name: Seriously? LOOK UP <br>
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    &star Gender: &female <br>
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    &starf Age: 23 moons <br>
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    &star: Appearance: a small she cat with gray striped fur. She has red paws and blue eyes <br>
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    &starf Crush: Redstar........ <br>
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    &star Mate/kits: nope! <br>
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    &starf Other: You won't ask anyway

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 9, 2014

    Mapleleap

    Name: Mapleleap <p>

    Gander: &female <p>

    Position: Warrior <p>

    Age: 12 moons <p>

    Apperance: She has an orange pelt, with vivid green eyes <p>

    Personality: she is most usually excited, but when time to defend her clan she stuffs it. <p>

    Kin: <br>
    Mother- Lilystream (dead) <br>
    Father- Oakfall (dead) <br>
    Siblings- Swirlstorm (living) <p>

    History: Yeah no. <p>

    Other: is named for her pelt, and how remarkably high she can leap

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 30, 2013

    Save your money

    This book is a terrible read. It is extremely confusing and fast. It replaces a lot of words and phrases with symbols that make it very difficult to understand, its more of a math book with questions than any book. Save your money.

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  • Posted March 5, 2011

    Logic

    Interesting to a point. A short book for a quick buck.

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