Let a thousand flowers Bloom: A tour of logical pluralism

Philosophy Compass 5 (6):492-504 (2010)
Logical pluralism is the view that there is more than one correct logic. In this article, I explore what logical pluralism is, and what it entails, by: (i) distinguishing clearly between relativism about a particular domain and pluralism about that domain; (ii) distinguishing between a number of forms logical pluralism might take; (iii) attempting to distinguish between those versions of pluralism that are clearly true and those that are might be controversial; and (iv) surveying three prominent attempts to argue for logical pluralism and evaluating them along the criteria provided by (ii) and (iii).
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DOI 10.1111/j.1747-9991.2010.00286.x
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Rudolf Carnap (1937). The Logical Syntax of Language. London: K. Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co..

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