Logic and Philosophy of Logic

Edited by Aleksandra Samonek (Jagiellonian University, Catholic University of Louvain)
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Summary

Logic and Philosophy of Logic includes results ranging from such philosophical disciplines as logical philosophy and philosophy of logic to mathematical logic, a subfield of mathematics exploring the applications of formal logic to mathematics. Philosophy of logic is devoted to the investigation, analysis and reflection on issues arising in logic, while philosophical logic concerns questions about reference, truth, quantification, existence, entailment, predication, identity, modality, and necessity. Typical of philosophical logic is the application of formal logical techniques to philosophical problems.

Introductions Jaakko & Sandu 2006 , Jacquette 2006 , Burgess 2012 , Mendelson 1964 , Barwise 1977
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Subcategories
Logical Expressions (1,294 | 837)
Logical Connectives (319 | 144)
Negation* (154)
Conditionals* (1,720 | 418)
Disjunction* (52)
Conjunction* (24)
Quantifiers* (1,382 | 355)
Variables (28)

History/traditions: Logic and Philosophy of Logic