Logic Without Borders

Logic Without Borders
Publisher Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
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Category Philosophy
Total Pages 438
ISBN 9781614516873
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews
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In recent years, mathematical logic has developed in many directions, the initial unity of its subject matter giving way to a myriad of seemingly unrelated areas. The articles collected here, which range from historical scholarship to recent research in geometric model theory, squarely address this development. These articles also connect to the diverse work of Väänänen, whose ecumenical approach to logic reflects the unity of the discipline.

Logic Without Borders
  • Author : Åsa Hirvonen,Juha Kontinen,Roman Kossak,Andrés Villaveces
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
  • Release Date : 2015-03-10

In recent years, mathematical logic has developed in many directions, the initial unity of its subject matter giving way to a myriad of seemingly unrelated areas. The articles collected here, which range from historical scholarship to recent research in geometric model theory, squarely address this development. These articles also connect

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Ontology Without Borders
  • Author : Jody Azzouni
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2017

Our experience of objects is very rich. We perceive objects as possessing individuation conditions. This, however, is a projection of our senses and thinking. Azzouni shows the resulting austere metaphysics tames many ancient philosophical problems about constitution ("Ship of Theseus" "Sorities"), as well as contemporary puzzles about reductionism.

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Comparative Philosophy without Borders
  • Author : Arindam Chakrabarti,Ralph Weber
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2015-11-19

Comparative Philosophy without Borders presents original scholarship by leading contemporary comparative philosophers, each addressing a philosophical issue that transcends the concerns of any one cultural tradition. By critically discussing and weaving together these contributions in terms of their philosophical presuppositions, this cutting-edge volume initiates a more sophisticated, albeit diverse, understanding

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Cultures Without Borders
  • Author : May A. Rihani
  • Publisher : Author House
  • Release Date : 2014

May Rihani's book is proof of the emptiness of three stereotypes: she challenges the idea that Arab women are submissive, that there are no democracies in the Middle East, and the notion of a "clash of civilizations." Her life demonstrates global leadership by a Lebanese Arab woman, and her memoir

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Feminism Without Borders
  • Author : Chandra Talpade Mohanty
  • Publisher : Duke University Press
  • Release Date : 2003-02-28

DIVEssays by a pioneering theorist of feminism, multiculturalism, and antiracism./div

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Solidarity Beyond Borders
  • Author : Janusz Salamon
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2015-09-24

Solidarity Beyond Borders is a collection on international ethics by a multidisciplinary team of scholars from four continents. The volume explores ethical and political dimensions of transnational solidarity in the emerging multipolar world. Analyzing global challenges of the world plagued by poverty, diseases, injustice, inequality and environmental degradation, the contributors

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No Borders
  • Author : Natasha King
  • Publisher : Zed Books Ltd.
  • Release Date : 2016-10-15

From the streets of Calais to the borders of Melilla, Evros and the United States, the slogan 'No borders!' is a thread connecting a multitude of different struggles for the freedom to move and to stay. But what does it mean to make this slogan a reality? Drawing on

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Pure Inductive Logic
  • Author : Jeffrey Paris,Alena Vencovská
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2015-04-02

Pure inductive logic is the study of rational probability treated as a branch of mathematical logic. This monograph, the first devoted to this approach, brings together the key results from the past seventy years plus the main contributions of the authors and their collaborators over the last decade to present

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Migration Without Borders
  • Author : Antoine Pecoud
  • Publisher : Berghahn Books
  • Release Date : 2007-11-15

International migration is high on the public and political agenda of many countries, as the movement of people raises concerns while often eluding states' attempts at regulation. In this context, the 'Migration Without Borders' scenario challenges conventional views on the need to control and restrict migration flows and brings a

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Beyond First Order Model Theory
  • Author : Jose Iovino
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2017-08-14

Model theory is one of the central branches of mathematical logic. The field has evolved rapidly in the last few decades. This book is an introduction to current trends in model theory, and contains a collection of articles authored by top researchers in the field. It is intended as a

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G  del  Tarski and the Lure of Natural Language
  • Author : Juliette Kennedy
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-12-17

Introduces an original approach to foundations of mathematics, departing from Gödel and Tarski and spanning many different areas of logic.

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The Road to Universal Logic
  • Author : Arnold Koslow,Arthur Buchsbaum
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2014-10-10

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,

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Pollution Across Borders  Transboundary Fire  Smoke And Haze In Southeast Asia
  • Author : Tan Tsiat Siong,Quah Euston
  • Publisher : World Scientific
  • Release Date : 2018-04-09

This book is a collection of insights from experts of various fields, and will entail discussions of the recurring haze problem in Southeast Asia.It discusses multiple aspects of the haze problem. What is the cause of the haze? Who are the perpetrators and victims? What are the impacts and

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Model Theory and the Philosophy of Mathematical Practice
  • Author : John Baldwin,John T. Baldwin
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-01-31

Recounts the modern transformation of model theory and its effects on the philosophy of mathematics and mathematical practice.

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Interdisciplinarity and Social Justice
  • Author : Joe Parker,Ranu Samantrai,Mary Romero
  • Publisher : SUNY Press
  • Release Date : 2012-02-01

Considers the past, present, and future of interdisciplinary fields motivated by concerns for social justice.

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