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Studies in Universal Logic

The Road to Universal Logic

Festschrift for 50th Birthday of Jean-Yves Béziau Volume I

Editors: Koslow, Arnold, Buchsbaum, Arthur (Eds.)

  • State of the art source for cutting edge studies in the new interdisciplinary field of universal logic   
  • Spans the timeline from the ancient world of Aristotle to Universal Logic   
  • Combines contributions from well-known logicians, mathematicians, computer scientists and philosophers    
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About this book

This is the first volume of a collection of papers in honor of the fiftieth birthday of Jean-Yves Béziau. These 25 papers have been written by internationally distinguished logicians, mathematicians, computer scientists, linguists and philosophers, including Arnon Avron, John Corcoran, Wilfrid Hodges, Laurence Horn, Lloyd Humbertsone, Dale Jacquette, David Makinson, Stephen Read, and Jan Woleński. It is a state-of-the-art source of cutting-edge studies in the new interdisciplinary field of universal logic. The papers touch upon a wide range of topics including combination of logic, non-classical logic, square and other geometrical figures of opposition, categorical logic, set theory, foundation of logic, philosophy and history of logic (Aristotle, Avicenna, Buridan, Schröder, MacColl).

This book offers new perspectives and challenges in the study of logic and will be of interest to all students and researchers interested the nature and future of logic.

Table of contents (25 chapters)

  • Ibn Sīnā’s Two-Partite Versus Nine-Partite Logicography

    Akrami, Musa

    Pages 1-12

  • Homotopical Categories of Logics

    Arndt, Peter

    Pages 13-58

  • Semi-implication: A Chapter in Universal Logic

    Avron, Arnon

    Pages 59-72

  • A Formal Framework for Hypersequent Calculi and Their Fibring

    Coniglio, Marcelo Esteban (et al.)

    Pages 73-93

  • Investigating Knowledge and Opinion

    Corcoran, John (et al.)

    Pages 95-126

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eBook $64.99
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-10193-4
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $84.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-10192-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Road to Universal Logic
Book Subtitle
Festschrift for 50th Birthday of Jean-Yves Béziau Volume I
Editors
  • Arnold Koslow
  • Arthur Buchsbaum
Series Title
Studies in Universal Logic
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Birkhäuser Basel
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-10193-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-10193-4
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-10192-7
Series ISSN
2297-0282
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 520
Number of Illustrations
51 b/w illustrations, 51 illustrations in colour
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