Logic & Language
epub |eng | | Author:Branden, Barbara

Why will you feel it? Not because you ever formed a reasoned conclusion, but precisely because you didn’t—because you filed a hundred memories of genius linked to guilt, and a ...
( Category: Logic & Language June 30,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Deborah J. Bennett

Figure 37. De Morgan’s graphical representation of “Every X is Y.” The two solid Y-lines illustrate the two cases. In an 1850 paper on logical syllogisms, De Morgan mentioned the ...
( Category: Logic June 28,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-06-15 | Author:Bowell, Tracy; Cowan, Robert; Kemp, Gary

C) The number of doctors should be increased. This argument is valid. Strictly speaking, P1 and P2 are now redundant, since they can be inferred from P3 and P4; but ...
( Category: Logic & Language June 3,2020 )
epub |fra | 2011-05-15 | Author:LaBossiere, Michael [LaBossiere, Michael]

The X in the form above can be many sorts of assessments, such as being a good idea, being of great significance, being a bad idea, being easily foreseeable, and ...
( Category: Logic & Language March 25,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-01-06 | Author:John Dewey [Dewey, John]

III WASTE IN EDUCATION The subject announced for today was “Waste in Education.” I should like first to state briefly its relation to the two preceding lectures. The first dealt ...
( Category: Philosophy & Social Aspects March 18,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:George Steiner

TWO TRANSLATIONS No, no, my friend, we’re off! Six months have passed since Father heard the ocean howl and cast his galley on the Aegean’s skull-white froth. Listen! The blank ...
( Category: Criticism & Theory March 14,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Wiseman, Rachael [Rachael Wiseman]

By this criterion, ‘He killed my father’ ‘shews’ – though, as we will see, does not give – a motive, while ‘He jumped out of the broom cupboard’ gives a ...
( Category: Logic & Language March 14,2020 )
epub |eng | 2013-10-15 | Author:Frank Plumpton Ramsey [Ramsey, Frank Plumpton]

VII TRUTH AND PROBABILITY (1926) To say of what is that it is not, or of what is not that it is, is false, while to say of what is ...
( Category: Logic March 13,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-12 | Author:Morrow, David R.; Weston, Anthony;

{279} Sample What’s there to talk about? There are twelve people in this room, and eleven of them think the defendant is guilty. It’s plain as day, and nobody but ...
( Category: Rhetoric March 13,2020 )
epub |eng | 2009-11-24 | Author:Willard van Orman Quine [Quine, Willard van Orman]

(4) Tom believes that p. But `p' represented any true sentence. Repeating the argument using the falsehood `Tully did not denounce Catiline' instead of the truth `Cicero denounced Catiline', we ...
( Category: Semantics March 12,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-03 | Author:Edward De Bono

* * * # 97 At the beginning of this book the either/or ‘walking’ model was contrasted with the ‘portfolio’ model. We need to be on our guard when asked ...
( Category: Logic & Language March 11,2020 )
epub |eng | 2015-10-31 | Author:David R. Morrow & Anthony Weston

Need more practice? Find news sites on the Web that allow users to comment on news stories. Look for stories on controversial topics and read the comments about those stories. ...
( Category: Logic & Language March 11,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-15 | Author:James Allen

Calmness and Resource He who has Truth is always self-possessed. Hurry and excitement, anxiety and fear have no place in the purified mind and the true life. Self-conquest results in ...
( Category: New Thought March 11,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Richard Paul & Linda Elder

Three Kinds of Questions In approaching a question, it is useful to figure out what type it is. Is it a question with one definitive answer? Is it a question ...
( Category: Curricula March 11,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-05-28 | Author:Herman Cappelen & Josh Dever

5.9 Reference Magnetism and Philosophical Practice We conclude the discussion of reference magnetism by noting that if the theories of reference magnetism are correct, they have the potential for significant ...
( Category: Logic & Language March 10,2020 )