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  • Logic from Russell to Churchby Dov M. Gabbay; John Woods

    Elsevier Science 2009; US$ 275.00

    This volume is number five in the 11-volume Handbook of the History of Logic. It covers the first 50 years of the development of mathematical logic in the 20th century, and concentrates on the achievements of the great names of the period--Russell, Post, Gödel, Tarski, Church, and the like. This was the period in which mathematical logic gave mature... more...

  • Realism Regainedby Robert C. Koons

    Oxford University Press 2000; US$ 134.99 US$ 116.09

    In this wide-ranging philosophical work, Koons takes on two powerful dogmas--anti-realism and materialism. In doing so, Koons develops an elegant metaphysical system that accounts for such phenomena as information, mental representation, our knowledge of logic, mathematics and science, the structure of spacetime, the identity of physical objects, and... more...

  • Content and Modalityby Judith Thomson; Alex Byrne

    Clarendon Press 2006; US$ 109.99 US$ 94.59

    Eleven distinguished philosophers have contributed specially written essays on a set of topics much debated in recent years, including physicalism, qualia, semantic competence, conditionals, presuppositions, two-dimensional semantics, and the relation between logic and metaphysics. All these topics are prominent in the work of Robert Stalnaker, a... more...

  • Intermediate Logicby David Bostock

    Clarendon Press 1997; US$ 49.99 US$ 42.99

    Intermediate Logic fills a serious gap in the range of university logic texts by offering a clear, reliable, general guide for students taking a second course in logic after completing a basic introduction. It will serve as an ideal follow-up to any of the standard introductory texts, and will give excellent preparation for advanced work in logical... more...

  • Paradoxesby R. M. Sainsbury

    Cambridge University Press 2009; US$ 28.00 US$ 22.96

    This intriguing book is not only an explanation of paradoxes but also an excellent introduction to philosophical thinking. more...

  • The Philosophy of Logical Atomismby Bertrand Russell

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 26.95

    Logical Atomism is a philosophy that sought to account for the world in all its various aspects by relating it to the structure of the language in which we articulate information. In The Philosophy of Logical Atomism, Bertrand Russell, with input from his young student Ludwig Wittgenstein, developed the concept and argues for a reformed language... more...

  • The Reasons of Loveby Harry G. Frankfurt

    Princeton University Press 2009; US$ 22.95 US$ 18.36

    This beautifully written book by one of the world's leading moral philosophers argues that the key to a fulfilled life is to pursue wholeheartedly what one cares about, that love is the most authoritative form of caring, and that the purest form of love is, in a complicated way, self-love. Harry Frankfurt writes that it is through caring... more...

  • The Force of Argumentby Jonathan Lear; Alex Oliver

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 54.95

    Timothy Smiley has made ground-breaking contributions to modal logic, free logic, multiple-conclusion logic, and plural logic; he has illuminated Aristotle?s syllogistic, the ideas of logical form and consequence, and the distinction between assertion and rejection; and his debunking work on the theory of descriptions is a tour de force. In this volume,... more...

  • New Essays on the Knowability Paradoxby Joe Salerno

    OUP Oxford 2009; US$ 89.99 US$ 77.39

    The knowability paradox suggests that wherever there is empirical ignorance there is also logically unknowable truth. This volume presents the original papers in which this notorious problem was first set out, nineteen new papers seeking to resolve it, and a helpful introduction. It will be the definitive resource for study of the paradox. more...

  • You've Got To Be Kidding!by John Capps; Donald Capps

    Wiley 2011; US$ 27.95 US$ 24.22

    You've Got to Be Kidding!: How Jokes Can Help You Think is a thoughtful and accessible analysis of the ways in which jokes illustrate how we think critically, and how the thinking process goes awry in everyday human situations Uses jokes to illustrate the various mistakes or fallacies that are typically identified and discussed in courses on... more...