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  1. Leo B. Slater (2002). Instruments and Rules: R. B. Woodward and the Tools of Twentieth-Century Organic Chemistry. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A 33 (1):1-33.score: 1140.0
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  2. Hartley Slater, Motivation by de Se Beliefs B.H.Slater.score: 780.0
    Such a misconception of grammar characterises a very popular approach to indexicality which has been current since the 1970s, stemming from the work of Casteñeda, and Kaplan. Gareth Evans was inclined to allow, for instance, that one could say ‘“To the left (I am hot)” is true, as uttered by x at t iff there is someone moderately near to the left of x such that, if he were to utter the sentence “I am hot” at t, what he would (...)
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  3. B. H. Slater (1997). Review of E. Eells and B. Skirms (Eds.), Probability and Conditionals, CUP, Cambridge. [REVIEW] Erkenntnis 46:273-276.score: 420.0
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  4. S. B. (2000). The Contexts of Simultaneous Discovery: Slater, Pauling, and the Origins of Hybridisation. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part B 31 (4):451-474.score: 300.0
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  5. B. Kouznetsov & N. Slater (1970). The Rationalism of Leonardo Da Vinci and the Dawn of Classical Science. Diogenes 18 (69):1-11.score: 280.0
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  6. B. Kousnetsov & N. Slater (1973). Einstein and Epicurus. Diogenes 21 (81):44-69.score: 280.0
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  7. B. H. Slater (1995). Paraconsistent Logics? Journal of Philosophical Logic 24 (4):451 - 454.score: 240.0
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  8. B. H. Slater, Motivation by de Se Beliefs.score: 240.0
    I have become more convinced, over the years, by the truth of Wittgenstein’s characterisation of philosophy as arising through misconceptions of grammar. Such a misconception of grammar characterises a very popular approach to indexicality which has been current since the 1970s, stemming from the work of Casteñeda, and Kaplan. Gareth Evans was inclined to allow, for instance, that one could say ‘“To the left (I am hot)” is true, as uttered by x at t iff there is someone moderately near (...)
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  9. B. H. Slater (2006). Grammar and Sets. Australasian Journal of Philosophy 84 (1):59 – 73.score: 240.0
    'Philosophy arises through misconceptions of grammar', said Wittgenstein. Few people have believed him, and probably none, therefore, working in the area of the philosophy of mathematics. Yet his assertion is most evidently the case in the philosophy of Set Theory, as this paper demonstrates (see also Rodych 2000). The motivation for twentieth century Set Theory has rested on the belief that everything in Mathematics can be defined in terms of sets [Maddy 1994: 4]. But not only are there notable items (...)
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  10. B. H. Slater (2000). Quantifier/Variable-Binding. Linguistics and Philosophy 23 (3):309-321.score: 240.0
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  11. B. H. Slater (1973). Is "Heterological" Heterological? Mind 82 (327):439-440.score: 240.0
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  12. B. H. Slater (1999). Attitudes De Dicto and De Se. Crítica 31 (92):67 - 92.score: 240.0
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  13. B. H. Slater (1979). Internal and External Negations. Mind 88 (352):588-591.score: 240.0
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  14. B. H. Slater (1979). Aristotle's Propositional Logic. Philosophical Studies 36 (1):35 - 49.score: 240.0
  15. B. H. Slater (1994). The Epsilon Calculus' Problematic. Philosophical Papers 23 (3):217-242.score: 240.0
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  16. B. H. Slater (1988). Hilbertian Reference. Noûs 22 (2):283-297.score: 240.0
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  17. B. H. Slater (1976). A Grammatical Point About Disjunction. Philosophy 51 (196):226 - 228.score: 240.0
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  18. B. H. Slater (1998). Peirce's Graphs Amended. History and Philosophy of Logic 19 (2):101-106.score: 240.0
    One of the claims made for C. S. Peirce's existential graphs has been that they are a deductively complete formulation of first-order logic with identity. As Peirce presented them, this is true only for certain versions of first-order logic :those which do not include terms for individuals. I amend Peirce's rules here, showing, in particular, how they are capable of demonstrating that, for instance, ?Jack is in the kitchen? contradicts ?Jack is not in the kitchen?
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  19. B. H. Slater (1974). Logic and Grammar. Philosophical Quarterly 24 (95):122-131.score: 240.0
    I have written a number of articles recently that have a rather remarkable character. They all point out trivial grammatical facts that, at great cost, have not been respected in twentieth century Logic. A major continuous strand in my previous work, with this same character, I will first summarise, to locate the kind of fact that is involved. But then I shall present an overview of the more recent, and more varied (...)
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  20. B. H. Slater (2004). Ramsey's Tests. Synthese 141 (3):431 - 444.score: 240.0
    This paper starts by criticising some olderaccounts of conditionals based on the so-called `Ramsey Test', and ends by proposing their replacement, in part with a material account, in part with a probabilistic account using epsilon terms. The combined replacement is in fact closer to Ramsey's ideas. But there is also a resemblance between the latter and a more recent account of conditionals, which relates some of them to causality. The comparison (...)
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  21. B. H. Slater (2001). Seeing Pains. Grazer Philosophische Studien 62 (1):65-81.score: 240.0
    P.M.S. Hacker, recounting some of Wittgenstein's views, says (Hacker 1996, p134): [T]he pervasive conception of behaviour that has informed philosophical psychology for the last three centuries has misrepresented human behaviour as 'bare bodily movement', from which it is supposed we infer, by analogy or inference to best explanation, the inner state and so on from which the behaviour might be thought to arise … But we see the pain in a person's face hear the glee in his chortles, (...)
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  22. B. H. Slater (1972). The Foundations of Logic. Mind 81 (321):42-56.score: 240.0
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  23. B. H. Slater (1992). Routley's Formulation of Transparency. History and Philosophy of Logic 13 (2):215-224.score: 240.0
    Routley?s Formula says, for instance, that if it is believed there is a man then there is something which is believed to be a man. In this paper I defend the formula; first directly, but then by looking at work by Gensler and Hintikka against it, and at the original work of Routley, Meyer and Goddard for it. The argument ultimately reduces to a central point about the extensionality of objects in Routley, Meyer and Goddard?s intensional system, i.e. in its (...)
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  24. B. H. Slater (1992). Conditional Logic. Australasian Journal of Philosophy 70 (1):76 – 81.score: 240.0
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  25. B. H. Slater (1994). Getting Kant Right. Synthese 99 (2):305 - 306.score: 240.0
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  26. B. H. Slater (1992). Thought Unlimited. Mind 101 (402):347-353.score: 240.0
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  27. B. H. Slater (1986). A Defence of Linguistic Philosophy. Philosophical Investigations 9 (3):205-215.score: 240.0
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  28. B. H. Slater (1989). Hilbertian Tense Logic. Philosophia 19 (1):96-96.score: 240.0
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  29. B. H. Slater (2002). Syntactic Liars. Analysis 62 (274):107–109.score: 240.0
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  30. B. H. Slater (1974). The Examiner Examined. Analysis 35 (2):49 - 50.score: 240.0
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  31. David Bain, E. Csapo, W. J. Slater, B. Goff, M. Hose & S. Scullion (1998). Review Article II: Tragedy IIThe Context of Ancient DramaHistory, Tragedy, Theory: Dialogues on Athenian DramaDrama Und Gesellschaft: Studien Zur Dramatischen Produktion in Athen Am Ende des 5. JahrhundertsThree Studies in Athenian Dramaturgy. Journal of Hellenic Studies 118:196.score: 240.0
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  32. B. H. Slater (1979). Wittgenstein's Later Logic. Philosophy 54 (208):199 - 209.score: 240.0
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  33. B. H. Slater (1978). A Grammatical Point About Obligation. Philosophical Quarterly 28 (112):229-233.score: 240.0
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  34. B. H. Slater (1980). Expressions of Ignorance. Australasian Journal of Philosophy 58 (1):47 – 53.score: 240.0
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  35. Hartley Slater (1997). J. B. Paris, the Uncertain Reasoner's Companion. Erkenntnis 46 (3):397-400.score: 240.0
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  36. B. H. Slater (1991). Liar Syllogisms and Related Paradoxes. Analysis 51 (3):146 - 153.score: 240.0
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  37. B. H. Slater (1986). Prior's Analytic. Analysis 46 (2):76 - 81.score: 240.0
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  38. B. H. Slater (1993). Probabilistic Foundations for Operator Logic. British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 44 (3):517-530.score: 240.0
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  39. B. H. Slater (1979). Singular Subjects. Dialogue 18 (03):362-372.score: 240.0
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  40. B. H. Slater (1997). De-Mystieylng Situations. Philosophical Papers 26 (2):165-178.score: 240.0
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  41. B. H. Slater (1984). 'Experiencing' Architecture. Philosophy 59 (228):253 - 258.score: 240.0
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  42. B. H. Slater (1996). Non-Conditional 'If's. Ratio 9 (1):47-55.score: 240.0
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  43. Thomas B. Slater (forthcoming). Book Review: Ephesians and Colossians. [REVIEW] Interpretation 63 (2):199-199.score: 240.0
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  44. B. H. Slater (1992). Descriptive Opacity. Philosophical Studies 66 (2):167 - 181.score: 240.0
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  45. B. H. Slater (1986). E-Type Pronouns And E-Terms. Canadian Journal of Philosophy 16 (March):27-38.score: 240.0
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  46. B. H. Slater (1988). Excluding the Middle. Crítica 20 (60):55 - 71.score: 240.0
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  47. B. H. Slater (1987). Hilbertian Tense Logic. Philosophia 17 (4):96-96.score: 240.0
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  48. B. H. Slater (1982). Incomplete Assertions. Studia Logica 41 (2-3):293 - 296.score: 240.0
    Fregean logic has difficulty with certain arguments in which there is cross-reference between premises and conclusion. In this paper I describe a method of handling arguments of the troublesome kind: It involves replacing standard quantifiers with explicit existential statements, and turns standard logic into a free one. A validation procedure is provided for the logic.
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  49. B. H. Slater (2005). Logic and Arithmetic. In L. Behounek & M. Bilkova (eds.), The Logica Yearbook 2004. Praha: Filosofia.score: 240.0
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  50. B. H. Slater (2001). Prior's Analytic Revised. Analysis 61 (269):86–90.score: 240.0
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