David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Ezio Di Nucci
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
[Pittsburgh]University of Pittsburgh Press (1964)
Arabic contributions to medicine, mathematics, astronomy, and other fields have been extensively studied, yet Arabic logic has never been systematically investigated. In this book, Nicholas Rescher sheds new light on the major philosophical contribution of Arab logicians. He provides a historical account of the evolution of Arabic logic, from its inception in the early ninth century through the sixteenth century, when these tenets gained wide acceptance. The book also includes a bio-bibliography of 170 Arabic logicians, and a discussion of the place of each within the overall scheme of developments
|Keywords||Logic History Logic, Medieval Logicians, Muslim Bio-bibliography Logicians, Arab Bio-bibliography|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Buy the book||$43.71 new $105.44 used Amazon page|
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
Henrik Lagerlund (2009). Avicenna and Ūsī on Modal Logic. History and Philosophy of Logic 30 (3):227-239.
Tony Street (2000). Avicenna and Tusi on the Contradiction and Conversion of the Absolute. History and Philosophy of Logic 21 (1):45-56.
Sadik Türker (2007). The Arabico-Islamic Background of Al-Fārābī's Logic. History and Philosophy of Logic 28 (3):183-255.
Ahmad Ighbariah (2012). Between Logic and Mathematics: Al-Kindī's Approach to the Aristotelian Categories. Arabic Sciences and Philosophy 22 (1):51-68.
Khaled El-Rouayheb (2009). Impossible Antecedents and Their Consequences: Some Thirteenth-Century Arabic Discussions. History and Philosophy of Logic 30 (3):209-225.
Similar books and articles
Jarmo Pulkkinen (2005). Thought and Logic: The Debates Between German-Speaking Philosophers and Symbolic Logicians at the Turn of the 20th Century. P. Lang.
Deborah L. Black (1990). Logic and Aristotle's Rhetoric and Poetics in Medieval Arabic Philosophy. E.J. Brill.
W. C. Kneale (1962/1984). The Development of Logic. Oxford University Press.
Risto Vilkko (2007). The Problematic Reconstruction of the Development of Modern Logic. The Proceedings of the Twenty-First World Congress of Philosophy 5:31-35.
Michael Moss (1975). A Bibliography of Logic Books. Sub-Faculty of Philosophy [University of Oxford].
David Dinsmore Comey (1966). Current Trends in Soviet Logic. Inquiry 9 (1-4):94 – 108.
Don S. Levi (2010). Against the Logicians. The Philosophers' Magazine 51 (51):80-86.
Nicholas Rescher (1967). Temporal Modalities in Arabic Logic. Dordrecht, D. Reidel.
E. J. Ashworth (1978). The Tradition of Medieval Logic and Speculative Grammar From Anselm to the End of the Seventeenth Century: A Bibliography From 1836 Onwards. Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies.
Added to index2009-09-15
Total downloads9 ( #339,533 of 1,789,933 )
Recent downloads (6 months)4 ( #198,360 of 1,789,933 )
How can I increase my downloads?