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Charles S. Peirce: Pragmatism, Logic, and Metaphysics

Torjus Midtgarden

in Categories of Being: Essays on Metaphysics and Logic

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199890576
eISBN:
9780199980031
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199890576.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology, Logic/Philosophy of Mathematics

This chapter considers Charles S. Peirce's architectonic plan for constructing philosophical systems and how it bears on his view of the relation between logic and metaphysics. The chapter asks ... More


Tarski on Models and Logical Consequence

Paolo Mancosu

in The Adventure of Reason: Interplay Between Philosophy of Mathematics and Mathematical Logic, 1900-1940

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199546534
eISBN:
9780191594939
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199546534.003.0016
Subject:
Philosophy, Logic/Philosophy of Mathematics, Philosophy of Mind

An essential notion in semantics is that of logical consequence. A sentence P is a logical consequence of a set of sentences S if and only if it is not possible for the sentences in S to be true and ... More


Internalism, Externalism, and the Ontological Question

Thomas Hofweber

in Ontology and the Ambitions of Metaphysics

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780198769835
eISBN:
9780191822650
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198769835.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology, Logic/Philosophy of Mathematics

In this chapter two large-scale views of talk about certain kinds of things are distinguished and clarified: externalism and internalism. It argues that deciding which one of them is correct for talk ... More


The Philosophical Project of Ontology

Thomas Hofweber

in Ontology and the Ambitions of Metaphysics

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780198769835
eISBN:
9780191822650
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198769835.003.0012
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology, Logic/Philosophy of Mathematics

Any metaphysics worth the name must meet two constraints: it has to be modest towards other incredibly successful parts of inquiry, and it has to be ambitious in claiming some questions of fact to be ... More


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