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First published as part of the renowned "Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy", this complete glossary of logical terms and notation is the definitive handbook for students of the subject. "Logic from A to Z" features over 500 short definitional entries on terms used in the most highly technical areas of philosophy--philosophical logic and the philosophy of mathematics. Readers will find key terms such as "Argument; Turing Machine; Isomorphism; Function; Algorithm; Variable"; and much more, plus a complete table of logical symbols. Easy-to-use and extensively cross-referenced, this new work is a boon for undergraduates and postgraduate students.
First published in the most ambitious international philosophy project for a generation; the Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
Logic from A to Z is a unique glossary of terms used in formal logic and the philosophy of mathematics.
Over 500 entries include key terms found in the study of:
* Logic: Argument, Turing Machine, Variable
* Set and model theory: Isomorphism, Function
* Computability theory: Algorithm, Turing Machine
* Plus a table of logical symbols.
Extensively cross-referenced to help comprehension and add detail, Logic from A to Z provides an indispensable reference source for students of all branches of logic.