David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Journal of Philosophical Logic 35 (2):183 - 208 (2006)
In the following the details of a state-of-affairs semantics for positive free logic are worked out, based on the models of common inner domain - outer domain semantics. Lambert's PFL system is proven to be weakly adequate (i.e., sound and complete) with respect to that semantics by demonstrating that the concept of logical truth definable therein coincides with that one of common truth-value semantics for PFL. Furthermore, this state-of-affairs semantics resists the challenges stemming from the slingshot argument since logically equivalent statements do not always have the same extension according to it. Finally, it is argued that in such a semantics all statements of a certain language for PFL are state-of-affairs-related extensional as well as salva extensione extensional, even though their salva veritate extensionality fails
|Categories||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
Peter Roeper (2004). A Sequent Formulation of Conditional Logic Based on Belief Change Operations. Studia Logica 77 (3):425 - 438.
Dale Jacquette (2010). Truth Breakers. Topoi 29 (2):153-163.
G. Aldo Antonelli (2000). Proto-Semantics for Positive Free Logic. Journal of Philosophical Logic 29 (3):277-294.
Ross Thomas Brady (2010). Free Semantics. Journal of Philosophical Logic 39 (5):511 - 529.
Chris Reed & Timothy J. Norman (2007). A Formal Characterisation of Hamblin's Action-State Semantics. Journal of Philosophical Logic 36 (4):415 - 448.
John Nolt (2007). Reference and Perspective in Intuitionistic Logics. Journal of Logic, Language and Information 16 (1):91-115.
Edwin D. Mares (1995). A Star-Free Semantics for R. Journal of Symbolic Logic 60 (2):579 - 590.
W. J. Blok & J. Rebagliato (2003). Algebraic Semantics for Deductive Systems. Studia Logica 74 (1-2):153 - 180.
Edwin D. Mares (2004). “Four-Valued” Semantics for the Relevant Logic R. Journal of Philosophical Logic 33 (3):327-341.
Hannes Leitgeb (2005). What Truth Depends On. Journal of Philosophical Logic 34 (2):155-192.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads20 ( #98,949 of 1,690,038 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #183,828 of 1,690,038 )
How can I increase my downloads?