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Language, Proof and Logic

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ISBN-10: 157586374X

ISBN-13: 9781575863740

Edition: 1999

Authors: Jon Barwise, John Etchemendy

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This textbook/software package covers first-order language in a method appropriate for first and second courses in logic. The unique on-line grading services instantly grades solutions to hundred of computer exercises. It is specially devised to be used by philosophy instructors in a way that is useful to undergraduates of philosophy, computer science, mathematics, and linguistics. The book is a completely rewritten and much improved version of The Language of First-order Logic. Introductory material is presented in a more systematic and accessible fashion. Advanced chapters include proofs of soundness and completeness for propositional and predicate logic, as well as an accessible sketch…    
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Book details

List price: $65.00
Copyright year: 1999
Publisher: C S L I Publications/Center for the Study of Language & Information
Publication date: 4/1/2002
Binding: Mixed Media
Pages: 598
Size: 7.75" wide x 9.25" long x 1.75" tall
Weight: 2.552
Language: English

Acknowledgements
Introduction
Propositional Logic
Atomic Sentences
The Logic of Atomic Sentences
The Boolean Connectives
The Logic of Boolean Connectives
Methods of Proof for Boolean Logic
Formal Proofs and Boolean Logic
Conditionals
The Logic of Conditionals
Quantifiers
Introduction to Quantification
The Logic of Quantifiers
Multiple Quantifiers
Methods of Proof for Quantifiers
Formal Proofs and Quantifiers
More about Quantification (optional)
Applications and Metatheory
First-order Set Theory
Mathematical Induction
Advanced Topics in Propositional Logic
Advanced Topics in FOL
Completeness and Incompleteness
Summary of Formal Proof Rules
Glossary
General Index
Exercise Files Index