Five Answers on Philosophy of Logic

Tracy Lupher and Tom Adajian, eds., Philosophy of Logic: Five Questions (New York: Automatic Press, 2016), 88-97.

13 Pages Posted: 29 Nov 2016

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Susan Haack

University of Miami - School of Law; University of Miami - Department of Philosophy

Date Written: 2016

Abstract

In this wide-ranging article Haack discusses the motivation for non-standard logics, with particular focus on fuzzy logic, long-standing questions about the meaning of truth and the philosophical significance of Tarski’s semantic theory, and both the history of the field, and its future.

Keywords: logic, philosophy of logic, non-standard logics, fuzzy logic, truth, Gottlob Frege, C. S. Peirce, Alfred Tarski, justification of deduction

Suggested Citation

Haack, Susan, Five Answers on Philosophy of Logic (2016). Tracy Lupher and Tom Adajian, eds., Philosophy of Logic: Five Questions (New York: Automatic Press, 2016), 88-97. . Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2875811 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2875811

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