Timothy Smiley has made ground-breaking contributions to modal logic, free logic, multiple-conclusion logic, and plural logic; he has illuminated Aristotleas syllogistic, the ideas of logical form and consequence, and the distinction between assertion and rejection; and his debunking work on the theory of descriptions is a tour de force. In this volume, an international roster of contributors discuss Smiley's work to date; their essays will be of significant interest to those working across the logical spectrumain philosophy of language, philosophical logic and mathematical logic.Essays in Honor of Timothy Smiley John U Nef Distinguished Service Professor in the Committee on Social Thought and the Department of ... According to the first of the two reactions just described, even when S has primitive rules other than Modus Ponens, the relevant ... that Smiley is discussing not only S2 but another system, called by him OS2, the details of which do not matter for present purposes.
|Title||:||The Force of Argument|
|Author||:||John U Nef Distinguished Service Professor in the Committee on Social Thought and the Department of Philosophy Jonathan Lear, Jonathan Lear, Alex Oliver, University Assistant Lecturer in Philosophy Cambridge University and Fellow Alex Oliver|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2009-12-28|