Logic: A Very Short Introduction

Logic: A Very Short Introduction

Graham Priest

common sense is usually perceived as having little to do with the remainder of philosophy, or even much less to do with actual lifestyles. during this energetic and available creation, Graham Priest exhibits how incorrect this notion is. He explores the philosophical roots of the topic, explaining how glossy formal good judgment bargains with matters starting from the lifestyles of God and the truth of time to paradoxes of likelihood and determination idea. alongside the best way, the fundamentals of formal good judgment are defined in uncomplicated, non-technical phrases, exhibiting that good judgment is a robust and fascinating a part of smooth philosophy.

About the Series: Combining authority with wit, accessibility, and elegance, Very brief Introductions supply an creation to a few of life's finest subject matters. Written via specialists for the newcomer, they show the best modern pondering the principal difficulties and concerns in enormous quantities of key subject matters, from philosophy to Freud, quantum thought to Islam.

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