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    Model Theory.Wilfrid Hodges - 2008 - Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
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    A Shorter Model Theory.Wilfrid Hodges - 1997 - Studia Logica 64 (1):133-134.
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  3. Formal Features of Compositionality.Wilfrid Hodges - 2001 - Journal of Logic, Language and Information 10 (1):7-28.
    We consider two formalisations of the notion of a compositionalsemantics for a language, and find some equivalent statements in termsof substitutions. We prove a theorem stating necessary and sufficientconditions for the existence of a canonical compositional semanticsextending a given partial semantics, after discussing what features onewould want such an extension to have. The theorem involves someassumptions about semantical categories in the spirit of Husserl andTarski.
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    [Introduction].Wilfrid Hodges - 1986 - Journal of Symbolic Logic 51 (4):865.
    We consider two formalisations of the notion of a compositionalsemantics for a language, and find some equivalent statements in termsof substitutions. We prove a theorem stating necessary and sufficientconditions for the existence of a canonical compositional semanticsextending a given partial semantics, after discussing what features onewould want such an extension to have. The theorem involves someassumptions about semantical categories in the spirit of Husserl andTarski.
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  5. Tarski's Truth Definitions.Wilfrid Hodges - forthcoming - Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
     
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    Truth in a Structure.Wilfrid Hodges - 1986 - Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society 86:135 - 151.
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    Elementary Predicate Logic.Wilfrid Hodges, D. Gabbay & F. Guenthner - 1989 - Journal of Symbolic Logic 54 (3):1089-1090.
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    Logic and Games.Wilfrid Hodges - 2008 - Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
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    Ibn Sīnā on Reductio Ad Absurdum.Wilfrid Hodges - 2017 - Review of Symbolic Logic 10 (3):583-601.
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    Compositionality is Not the Problem.Wilfrid Hodges - 1998 - Logic and Logical Philosophy 6:7.
    The paper analyses what is said and what is presupposed by thePrinciple of Compositionality for semantics, as it is commonly stated. ThePrinciple of Compositionality is an axiom which some semantics satisfy andsome don’t. It says essentially that if two expressions have the same meaning then they make the same contribution to the meanings of expressionscontaining them. This is a sensible axiom only if one combines it with aconverse, that if two expressions make the same contribution to the meanings of sentences (...)
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    VIII—Truth in a Structure.Wilfrid Hodges - 1986 - Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society 86 (1):135-152.
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  12. [Introduction].Wilfrid Hodges - 1988 - Journal of Symbolic Logic 53 (1):1.
    We consider two formalisations of the notion of a compositionalsemantics for a language, and find some equivalent statements in termsof substitutions. We prove a theorem stating necessary and sufficientconditions for the existence of a canonical compositional semanticsextending a given partial semantics, after discussing what features onewould want such an extension to have. The theorem involves someassumptions about semantical categories in the spirit of Husserl andTarski.
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    Some Combinatorics of Imperfect Information.Peter Cameron & Wilfrid Hodges - 2001 - Journal of Symbolic Logic 66 (2):673-684.
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    Logic.Wilfrid Hodges - 1977 - Penguin Books.
    From this starting point, and assuming no previous knowledge of logic, Wilfrid Hodges takes the reader through the whole gamut of logical expressions in a ...
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    Two Early Arabic Applications of Model-Theoretic Consequence.Wilfrid Hodges - 2018 - Logica Universalis 12 (1-2):37-54.
    We trace two logical ideas further back than they have previously been traced. One is the idea of using diagrams to prove that certain logical premises do—or don’t—have certain logical consequences. This idea is usually credited to Venn, and before him Euler, and before him Leibniz. We find the idea correctly and vigorously used by Abū al-Barakāt in 12th century Baghdad. The second is the idea that in formal logic, P logically entails Q if and only if every model of (...)
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  16. Traditional Logic, Modern Logic and Natural Language.Wilfrid Hodges - 2009 - Journal of Philosophical Logic 38 (6):589-606.
    In a recent paper Johan van Benthem reviews earlier work done by himself and colleagues on ‘natural logic’. His paper makes a number of challenging comments on the relationships between traditional logic, modern logic and natural logic. I respond to his challenge, by drawing what I think are the most significant lines dividing traditional logic from modern. The leading difference is in the way logic is expected to be used for checking arguments. For traditionals the checking is local, i.e. separately (...)
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  17. An Editor Recalls Some Hopeless Papers.Wilfrid Hodges - 1998 - Bulletin of Symbolic Logic 4 (1):1-16.
    §1. Introduction. I dedicate this essay to the two-dozen-odd people whose refutations of Cantor's diagonal argument have come to me either as referee or as editor in the last twenty years or so. Sadly these submissions were all quite unpublishable; I sent them back with what I hope were helpful comments. A few years ago it occurred to me to wonder why so many people devote so much energy to refuting this harmless little argument—what had it done to make them (...)
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    Tarski's Theory of Definition.Wilfrid Hodges - 2008 - In Douglas Patterson (ed.), New Essays on Tarski and Philosophy. Oxford University Press. pp. 94.
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    Introduction.Johan van Benthem, Helen Hodges & Wilfrid Hodges - 2007 - Topoi 26 (1):1-2.
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    The Laws of Distribution for Syllogisms.Wilfrid Hodges - 1998 - Notre Dame Journal of Formal Logic 39 (2):221-230.
    The laws of distribution follow at once from Lyndon's interpolation theorem and the fact that the fallacy of many terms is a fallacy.
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    Set Theory, Model Theory, and Computability Theory.Wilfrid Hodges - 2009 - In Leila Haaparanta (ed.), The Development of Modern Logic. Oxford University Press. pp. 471.
    This chapter surveys set theory, model theory, and computability theory: how they first emerged from the foundations of mathematics, and how they have developed since. There are any amounts of mathematical technicalities in the background, but the chapter highlights those themes that have some philosophical resonance.
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    First-Order Model Theory.Wilfrid Hodges - 2008 - Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
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    The Logical Content of Theories of Deduction.Wilfrid Hodges - 1993 - Behavioral and Brain Sciences 16 (2):353-354.
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    Omega-Categoricity, Relative Categoricity and Coordinatisation.Wilfrid Hodges, I. M. Hodkinson & Dugald Macpherson - 1990 - Annals of Pure and Applied Logic 46 (2):169-199.
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    Dialogue Foundations.Wilfrid Hodges & Erik C. W. Krabbe - 2001 - Aristotelian Society Supplementary Volume 75:17-49.
    [Wilfrid Hodges] During the last forty or so years it has become popular to offer explanations of logical notions in terms of games. There is no doubt that many people find games helpful for understanding various logical phenomena. But we ask whether anything is really 'explained' by these accounts, and we analyse Paul Lorenzen's dialogue foundations for constructive logic as an example. The conclusion is that the value of games lies in their ability to provide helpful metaphors and representations, rather (...)
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    What Languages Have Tarski Truth Definitions?Wilfrid Hodges - 2004 - Annals of Pure and Applied Logic 126 (1-3):93-113.
    Tarski's model-theoretic truth definition of the 1950s differs from his 1930s truth definition by allowing the language to have a set of parameters that are interpreted by means of structures. The paper traces how the model-theoretic theorems that Tarski and others were proving in the period between these two truth definitions became increasingly difficult to fit into the framework of the earlier truth definition, making the later one more or less inevitable. The paper also maintains that neither recursiveness nor satisfaction (...)
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    Dependence of Variables Construed as an Atomic Formula.Jouko Väänänen & Wilfrid Hodges - 2010 - Annals of Pure and Applied Logic 161 (6):817-828.
    We define a logic capable of expressing dependence of a variable on designated variables only. Thus has similar goals to the Henkin quantifiers of [4] and the independence friendly logic of [6] that it much resembles. The logic achieves these goals by realizing the desired dependence declarations of variables on the level of atomic formulas. By [3] and [17], ability to limit dependence relations between variables leads to existential second order expressive power. Our avoids some difficulties arising in the original (...)
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    Finitude and Infinitude in the Atomic Calculus of Individuals.Wilfrid Hodges & David K. Lewis - 1968 - Noûs 2 (4):405-410.
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    X2. Cantor's Proof. The Authors of These Papers—Henceforth Let Me Call Them Just the Authors—Seem to Have Read Cantor's Argument in a Variety of Places. In My Records Only One Author Refers Directly to Cantor's Own Argument [7]. One Quotes Russell's 'Principles of Mathematics'[20] Later. [REVIEW]Wilfrid Hodges - 1998 - Bulletin of Symbolic Logic 4 (1):1-16.
    §1. Introduction. I dedicate this essay to the two-dozen-odd people whose refutations of Cantor's diagonal argument have come to me either as referee or as editor in the last twenty years or so. Sadly these submissions were all quite unpublishable; I sent them back with what I hope were helpful comments. A few years ago it occurred to me to wonder why so many people devote so much energy to refuting this harmless little argument—what had it done to make them (...)
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    Some Combinatorics of Imperfect Information.Peter Cameron & Wilfrid Hodges - 2001 - Journal of Symbolic Logic 66 (2):673-684.
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    Dialogue Foundations.Wilfrid Hodges - 2001 - Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society, Supplementary Volumes( 75:17-49.
    [Wilfrid Hodges] During the last forty or so years it has become popular to offer explanations of logical notions in terms of games. There is no doubt that many people find games helpful for understanding various logical phenomena. But we ask whether anything is really 'explained' by these accounts, and we analyse Paul Lorenzen's dialogue foundations for constructive logic as an example. The conclusion is that the value of games lies in their ability to provide helpful metaphors and representations, rather (...)
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    There Are Reasonably Nice Logics.Wilfrid Hodges & Saharon Shelah - 1991 - Journal of Symbolic Logic 56 (1):300-322.
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    Alfred Tarski and Decidable Theories.John Doner & Wilfrid Hodges - 1988 - Journal of Symbolic Logic 53 (1):20-35.
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    The Logic of Religion.Wilfrid Hodges - 1965 - Journal of Symbolic Logic 33 (2):312-313.
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    Dialogue Foundations: A Sceptical Look: Wilfrid Hodges.Wilfrid Hodges - 2001 - Aristotelian Society Supplementary Volume 75 (1):17–32.
    During the last forty or so years it has become popular to offer explanations of logical notions in terms of games. There is no doubt that many people find games helpful for understanding various logical phenomena. But we ask whether anything is really 'explained' by these accounts, and we analyse Paul Lorenzen's dialogue foundations for constructive logic as an example. The conclusion is that the value of games lies in their ability to provide helpful metaphors and representations, rather than in (...)
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  36. Western Logic.Wilfrid Hodges & Stephen Read - 2010 - Journal of the Indian Council for Philosophical Research 27 (1):13-45.
    The editors invited us to write a short paper that draws together the main themes of logic in the Western tradition from the Classical Greeks to the modern period. To make it short we had to make it personal. We set out the themes that seemed to us either the deepest, or the most likely to be helpful for an Indian reader.
     
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    Dialogue Foundations: A Sceptical Look: Wilfrid Hodges.Wilfrid Hodges - 2001 - Supplement to the Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society 75 (1):17-32.
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    I—Wilfrid Hodges: A Sceptical Look.Wilfrid Hodges - 2001 - Aristotelian Society Supplementary Volume 75 (1):17-32.
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    Classical Logic I: First Order Logic.Wilfrid Hodges - 2001 - In Lou Goble (ed.), The Blackwell Guide to Philosophical Logic. Blackwell.
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    Jaakko Hintikka, the Principles of Mathematics Revisited.Wilfrid Hodges - 1997 - Journal of Logic, Language and Information 6 (4):457-460.
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    Critical Commentary on P. Johnson-Laird and R. Byrne,'Deduction'.Wilfrid Hodges - 1993 - Behavioral and Brain Sciences 16 (2):353.
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    Introduction.Johan Benthem, Helen Hodges & Wilfrid Hodges - 2007 - Topoi 26 (1):1-2.
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  43. Logic Exercises for Use in Conjunction with Hodges' Logic.Stephen Blamey, Julie Jack, A. W. Moore & Wilfrid Hodges - 1982 - Oxford University Press.
  44. Mathematical Logic.Ian Chiswell & Wilfrid Hodges - 2008 - Bulletin of Symbolic Logic 14 (2):265-267.
     
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  45. Understanding Arguments: An Introduction to Informal Logic.Robert J. Fogelin, Wilfrid Hodges & Christopher Kirwan - 1980 - Philosophy 55 (211):126-128.
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    Logic for Mathematical Writing.Edmund Harriss & Wilfrid Hodges - 2007 - Logic Journal of the IGPL 15 (4):313-320.
    In the School of Mathematical Sciences at Queen Mary in the University of London we have been running a module that teaches the students to write good mathematical English. The module is for second-year undergraduates and has been running for three years. It is based on logic, but the logic—though mathematically precise—is informal and doesn't use logical symbols. Some theory of definitions is taught in order to give a structure for mathematical descriptions, and some natural deduction rules form a basis (...)
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    A Symposium on Hilbert's Program.Wilfrid Hodges & Wilfried Sieg - 1988 - Journal of Symbolic Logic 53 (2):337.
  48. Alfred Tarski.Wilfrid Hodges - 1986 - Journal of Symbolic Logic 51 (4):866-868.
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    BELL, J. L. And MACHOVER, M.: "A Course in Mathematical Logic". [REVIEW]Wilfrid Hodges - 1978 - British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 29:207.
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    Book Reviews. [REVIEW]Wilfrid Hodges - 1994 - Mind 103 (410):208-211.
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