Show Less
Restricted access

Logic and Its Philosophy


Jan Woleński

This collection of essays examines logic and its philosophy. The author investigates the nature of logic not only by describing its properties but also by showing philosophical applications of logical concepts and structures. He evaluates what logic is and analyzes among other aspects the relations of logic and language, the status of identity, bivalence, proof, truth, constructivism, and metamathematics. With examples concerning the application of logic to philosophy, he also covers semantic loops, the epistemic discourse, the normative discourse, paradoxes, properties of truth, truth-making as well as theology, being and logical determinism. The author concludes with a philosophical reflection on nothingness and its modelling.

Show Summary Details
Restricted access

Index of Names



Abeles, F. 10

Aberdein, A. 62, 231

Ackermann, W. 125, 236

Aertsen, J. A. 107, 110, 231

Agazzi, E. 82, 231, 243

Ajdukiewicz, K. 67, 231

Andrews, P. B. 127, 231

Anselm of Canterbury 87, 88, 98, 104, 105, 241

You are not authenticated to view the full text of this chapter or article.

This site requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books or journals.

Do you have any questions? Contact us.

Or login to access all content.