Studies in Universal Logic

The Lvov-Warsaw School. Past and Present

Editors: Garrido, Ángel, Wybraniec-Skardowska, Urszula (Eds.)

  • Lvov-Warsaw School is a world phenomenon in developments of foundations for modern philosophy and logic
  • How the Undefinability of the Notion of Truth survived and emerged like a Phoenix from ashes at the University of Berkeley
  • This illuminating book is a consists of contributions of renown authors from  the fields of Computer Science, Mathematics, Metalogic, Scientific and Analytic Philosophy, Theory of Models, Theory of Argumentation, Semiotics and Linguistics, Logic, Philosophy and Mathematics
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This is a collection of new investigations and discoveries on the history of a great tradition, the Lvov-Warsaw School of logic and mathematics, by the best specialists from all over the world.

The papers range from historical considerations to new philosophical, logical and mathematical developments of this impressive School, including applications to Computer Science, Mathematics, Metalogic, Scientific and Analytic  Philosophy, Theory of Models and Linguistics.

Table of contents (46 chapters)

  • Introduction. The School: Its Genesis, Development and Significance

    Wybraniec-Skardowska, Urszula

    Pages 3-14

  • Kazimierz Twardowski: A Great Teacher of Great Philosophers

    Brożek, Anna

    Pages 15-32

  • Jan Łukasiewicz: A Creator of New Ideas in Logic and a Reinterpreter of Its History

    Jadacki, Jacek

    Pages 33-46

  • Kazimierz Ajdukiewicz: The Cognitive Role of Language

    Jedynak, Anna

    Pages 47-63

  • On Ajdukiewicz’s Project of the Semantic Theory of Knowledge

    Olech, Adam

    Pages 65-90

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Hardcover $119.99
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Lvov-Warsaw School. Past and Present
Editors
  • Ángel Garrido
  • Urszula Wybraniec-Skardowska
Series Title
Studies in Universal Logic
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Birkhäuser Basel
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-65430-0
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-65430-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-65429-4
Series ISSN
2297-0282
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVIII, 815
Number of Illustrations and Tables
16 b/w illustrations, 27 illustrations in colour
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