A Quick Primer on Logic and Rationality
Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law
June 2, 2006
Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 913016
Logic does not permit contradictions. Ordinary language sometimes uses contradictions meaningfully. Examples are provided of logical derivations. Yet one might ask how one might prove that logic itself is rational. Gottlob Frege answered that logic constitutes rationality.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 9
Keywords: ordinary logic, Frege, rationality
Date posted: July 18, 2006