Logical discrimination

Lloyd Humberstone

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    Abstract

    We discuss conditions under which the following 'truism' does indeed express a truth: the weaker a logic is in terms of what it proves, the stronger it is as a tool for registering distinctions amongst the formulas in its language.

    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationLogica Universalis
    Subtitle of host publicationTowards a General Theory of Logic
    EditorsJean-Yves Beziau
    Place of PublicationBasel Switzerland
    PublisherBirkhauser
    Pages207-228
    Number of pages22
    Edition1st
    ISBN (Print)3764372591, 9783764372590
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2005

    Keywords

    • Consequence relations
    • logics
    • Synonymous formulas

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