A companion to modal logic by G. E. Hughes

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Published by Methuen in London, New York .

Written in English

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  • Modality (Logic)

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StatementG.E. Hughes, M.J. Cresswell.
ContributionsCresswell, M. J.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBC199.M6 H795 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 203 p. :
Number of Pages203
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Open LibraryOL2846826M
ISBN 100416375006, 0416375103
LC Control Number84008939

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He is the author of Philosophy of Mind (), Meinongian Logic: The Semantics of Existence and Nonexistence (), Wittgenstein's Thought in Transition (), Symbolic Logic (), David Hume's Critique of Infinity (), and On Boole: Logic as Algebra (), as well as numerous articles on logic.

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Fitting ('Modal logic') and C. Stirling ('Modal Author: Johan Van Benthem. Modal logic gives a frame work for arguing about these dis-tinctions. Some of the high points are Temporality The possible world semantics as given by Stig Kanger and Saul Kripke connects formal systems for modal logic and geometrical assumptions about the temporal re-lation.

In logic, a modal companion of a superintuitionistic (intermediate) logic L is a normal modal logic which interprets L by a certain canonical translation, described below.

Modal companions share various properties of the original intermediate logic, which enables to study intermediate logics using tools developed for modal logic.

Other accessible books on modal logic include: B. Chellas, ModalLogic, Cambridge, This long-awaited book replaces Hughes and Cresswell's two classic studies of modal logic: An Introduction to Modal Logic and A Companion to Modal Logic. A New Introduction to Modal Logic is an entirely new work, completely re-written by the authors.

They have incorporated all the new developments that have taken place since in both modal propositional logic and modal predicate logic /5(39). Aristotle's Modal Logic, first published inpresents an interpretation of Aristotle's logic by arguing that a proper understanding of the system depends on an appreciation of its connection to the metaphysics.

Richard Patterson develops three striking theses in the by: REVEALING MODAL STATUS AND MODAL RELATIONS Modal status Modal relations Deductive validity 5.

ADVANCED TRUTH-TABLE TECHNIQUES Corrected truth-tables Reduced truth-tables 6. THE CONCEPT OF FORM Sentences and sentential forms in a logic The relationship between sentences and sentence-forms 7. A Companion to Modal Logic, by G.

Hughes and M. Cresswell, Methuen Paul of Venice. Logica magna, Part II, Fascicule 4, Capitula De Conditionali et De Rationali. Edited with an English Translation and Notes by G. Hughes. The British Academy Classical and Medieval Logic Texts, VI. Published for The British Academy by Oxford.

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An Introduction to Modal Logic Formosan Summer School on Logic, Language, and Computation 29 June July, modal languages are simple yet expressive languages for talking A Companion to Modal Logic.

Methuen, G. Hughes and M.J. Cresswell. A New Introduction to Modal Logic. Routledge,   Introduction to Logic offers one of the most clear, interesting and accessible introductions to what has long been considered one of the most challenging subjects in philosophy.

Harry Gensler engages students with the basics of logic through practical examples and important arguments both in the history of philosophy and from contemporary philosophy. Cresswell was the co-author with his colleague and former teacher G. Hughes, of An Introduction to Modal Logic, London, Methuen, ); this was the first modern textbook on modal logic and introduced many students to Kripke semantics.

As a standard introduction to the subject it was replaced by A New Introduction. Meaning and Necessity: A Study in Semantics and Modal Logic (; enlarged edition ) is a book about semantics and modal logic by the philosopher Rudolf book, in which Carnap discusses the nature of linguistic expressions, was a continuation of his previous work in semantics in Introduction to Semantics () and Formalization of Logic ().Author: Rudolf Carnap.

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Another area of modal logic influenced by Prior was modal predicate logic (or quantified modal logic: QML). Prior was one of the earliest to criticise a principle he called the ‘Barcan Formula’, used in Ruth Barcan’s pioneering work with.

Landini is the author of four books: Frege's Notations; what they are and how they mean (Palgrave/MacMillan ), Russell (Routledge ), Wittgenstein’s Apprentice with Russell (Cambridge, ) and Russell's Hidden Substitutional Theory (Oxford, ).He has published many articles in the philosophy of logic and metaphysics.

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