David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Cambridge University Press (1998)
This is the first of a three-volume collection of David Lewis's most recent papers in all the areas to which he has made significant contributions. The purpose of this collection (and the two volumes to follow) is to disseminate even more widely the work of a preeminent and influential late twentieth-century philosopher. The papers are now offered in a readily accessible format. This first volume is devoted to Lewis's work on philosophical logic from the last twenty-five years. The topics covered include: deploying the methods of formal semantics from artificial formalised languages to natural languages, model-theoretic investigations of intensional logic, contradiction, relevance, the differences between analog and digital representation, and questions arising from the construction of ambitious formalised philosophical systems. The volume will serve as an important reference tool for all philosophers and their students.
|Keywords||Logic, Symbolic and mathematical|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Buy the book||$97.53 new (19% off) $115.39 used (4% off) $119.00 direct from Amazon Amazon page|
|Call number||BC135.L44 1998|
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
John MacFarlane (2009). Nonindexical Contextualism. Synthese 166 (2):231--250.
Max Kölbel (2009). The Evidence for Relativism. Synthese 166 (2):375-395.
Michael Fara (2005). Dispositions and Habituals. Noûs 39 (1):43–82.
Michael Glanzberg (2007). Context, Content, and Relativism. Philosophical Studies 136 (1):1--29.
Francesco Berto (2008). Adynaton and Material Exclusion. Australasian Journal of Philosophy 86 (2):165 – 190.
Similar books and articles
Volker Peckhaus (1999). 19th Century Logic Between Philosophy and Mathematics. Bulletin of Symbolic Logic 5 (4):433-450.
Gottlob Frege & Michael Beaney (eds.) (1997). The Frege Reader. Blackwell Publishers.
Costas Dimitracopoulos (ed.) (2008). Logic Colloquium 2005: Proceedings of the Annual European Summer Meeting of the Association for Symbolic Logic, Held in Athens, Greece, July 28-August 3, 2005. [REVIEW] Cambridge University Press.
Dale Jacquette (ed.) (2002). Philosophy of Logic: An Anthology. Blackwell Publishers.
Dale Jacquette (ed.) (2006). Philosophy of Logic. North Holland.
David K. Lewis (2000). Papers in Ethics and Social Philosophy. Cambridge University Press.
Ghita Holmström-Hintikka, Sten Lindström & Rysiek Sliwinski (2001). Collected Papers of Stig Kanger with Essays on His Life and Work, Vol. I-II. Kluwer.
George Boole (1952/2004). Studies in Logic and Probability. Dover Publications.
W. V. Quine (1995). Selected Logic Papers. Harvard University Press.
David K. Lewis (1999). Papers in Metaphysics and Epistemology. Cambridge, Uk ;Cambridge University Press.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads48 ( #32,724 of 1,096,960 )
Recent downloads (6 months)2 ( #164,717 of 1,096,960 )
How can I increase my downloads?