Think 12 (34):87-91 (2013)

Mark T. Nelson
Westmont College
The logical Law of Non-contradiction – that a proposition cannot be both true and false – enjoys a special, perhaps uniquely privileged, status in philosophy. Most philosophers think that finding a contradiction – the assertion of both P and not-P – in one's reasoning is the best possible evidence that something has gone wrong, the ultimate refutation of a position. But why should this be so? What reason do we have to believe it? In this paper, I address these questions.
Keywords Non-contradiction  Baggini  Fosl  Logic
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DOI 10.1017/s1477175613000110
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