David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
PSA: Proceedings of the Biennial Meeting of the Philosophy of Science Association 1984:177 - 185 (1984)
Philosophers at least since Kant, with Larry Laudan being a recent example, have suggested that scientific inquiry be thought of as a problem-solving or question-answering activity. The logic of such a conception of scientific inquiry has not been studied systematically, however. This paper presents some of the main aspects of the logic on which such a conception of science is based. That logic is called in this paper model-oriented logic, and it is suggested that one can systematically study optimal questioning strategies with it.
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
No categories specified
(categorize this paper)
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Clinton Tolley (2012). Bolzano and Kant on the Nature of Logic. History and Philosophy of Logic 33 (4):307-327.
Penelope Rush (2012). Logic or Reason? Logic and Logical Philosophy 21 (2):127-163.
Shawn Hedman (2004). A First Course in Logic: An Introduction to Model Theory, Proof Theory, Computability, and Complexity. Oxford University Press.
William C. Purdy (2002). Complexity and Nicety of Fluted Logic. Studia Logica 71 (2):177 - 198.
Colin Oakes (1999). Interpretations of Intuitionist Logic in Non-Normal Modal Logics. Journal of Philosophical Logic 28 (1):47-60.
John P. Burgess (2009). Philosophical Logic. Princeton University Press.
Jaakko Hintikka (1973). Logic, Language-Games and Information: Kantian Themes in the Philosophy of Logic. Oxford,Clarendon Press.
Matti Eklund & Daniel Kolak (2002). Is Hintikka's Logic First-Order? Synthese 131 (3):371 - 388.
James Edwin Creighton (1932). An Introductory Logic. New York, the Macmillan Company.
Mirja Hartimo (2006). Logic as a Universal Medium or Logic as a Calculus? Husserl and the Presuppositions of “the Ultimate Presupposition of Twentieth Century Philosophy”. Southern Journal of Philosophy 44 (4):569-580.
Jaakko Hintikka (2012). Which Mathematical Logic is the Logic of Mathematics? Logica Universalis 6 (3-4):459-475.
Max Urchs (1995). Discursive Logic Towards a Logic of Rational Discourse. Studia Logica 54 (2):231 - 249.
Added to index2011-05-29
Total downloads10 ( #148,332 of 1,102,742 )
Recent downloads (6 months)3 ( #120,386 of 1,102,742 )
How can I increase my downloads?