David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
This long-awaited book replaces Hughes and Cresswell's two classic studies of modal logic: An Introduction to Modal Logic and A Companion to Modal Logic . A New Introduction to Modal Logic is an entirely new work, completely re-written by the authors. They have incorporated all the new developments that have taken place since 1968 in both modal propositional logic and modal predicate logic, without sacrificing tha clarity of exposition and approachability that were essential features of their earlier works. The book takes readers from the most basic systems of modal propositional logic right up to systems of modal predicate with identity. It covers both technical developments such as completeness and incompleteness, and finite and infinite models, and their philosophical applications, especially in the area of modal predicate logic
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Buy the book||$57.42 used (65% off) $110.95 new (31% off) $133.28 direct from Amazon (17% off) Amazon page|
|Call number||BC199.M6.H85 1996|
|ISBN(s)||0415125995 9780415125994 9780203028100|
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
Susanne Bobzien (2015). I—Columnar Higher‐Order Vagueness, or Vagueness is Higher‐Order Vagueness. Aristotelian Society Supplementary Volume 89 (1):61-87.
David Ripley (2015). Anything Goes. Topoi 34 (1):25-36.
Timothy Williamson (2015). A Note on Gettier Cases in Epistemic Logic. Philosophical Studies 172 (1):129-140.
Timothy Williamson (2013). Logic, Metalogic and Neutrality. Erkenntnis (S2):1-21.
William H. Hanson (2006). Actuality, Necessity, and Logical Truth. Philosophical Studies 130 (3):437 - 459.
Similar books and articles
Alexander Chagrov (1997). Modal Logic. Oxford University Press.
James W. Garson (2006). Modal Logic for Philosophers. Cambridge University Press.
Brian F. Chellas (1980). Modal Logic: An Introduction. Cambridge University Press.
John Mccarthy (1997). Modality, Si! Modal Logic, No! Studia Logica 59 (1):29-32.
George Englebretsen & Charles Sayward (2010). Philosophical Logic: An Introduction to Advanced Topics. Continuum.
M. J. Cresswell (1995). Incompleteness and the Barcan Formula. Journal of Philosophical Logic 24 (4):379 - 403.
Richard Sylvan (1988). Intuitionist Logic — Subsystem of, Extension of, or Rival to, Classical Logic? Philosophical Studies 53 (1):147 - 151.
George Boolos (1979). The Unprovability of Consistency: An Essay in Modal Logic. Cambridge University Press.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads74 ( #41,773 of 1,724,890 )
Recent downloads (6 months)4 ( #167,175 of 1,724,890 )
How can I increase my downloads?