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ISBN-10: 0262016540

ISBN-13: 9780262016544

Edition: 2011

Authors: Lloyd Humberstone

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In The Connectives, Lloyd Humberstone examines the semantics and pragmatics of natural language sentence connectives (and, or, if, not), giving special attention to their formal behavior according to proposed logical systems and the degree to which such treatments capture their intuitive meanings. It will be an essential resource for philosophers, mathematicians, computer scientists, linguists, or any scholar who finds connectives, and the conceptual issues surrounding them, to be a source of interest.This landmark work offers both general material on sentence connectives in formal logic, such as truth-functionality and unique characterization by rules, and information on specific…    
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Book details

List price: $72.00
Copyright year: 2011
Publisher: MIT Press
Publication date: 7/29/2011
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 1152
Size: 8.75" wide x 11.25" long x 2.25" tall
Weight: 7.150
Language: English

Lloyd Humberstone is Reader in Philosophy at Monash University, Australia.