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Leśniewski's systems of logic and foundations of mathematics

Author: Rafal Urbaniak
Publisher: Cham : Springer, [2013?] ©2014
Series: Trends in logic, v. 37.
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This meticulous critical assessment of the ground-breaking work of philosopher Stanislaw Leśniewski focuses exclusively on primary texts and explores the full range of output by one of the master logicians of the Lvov-Warsaw school. The author?s nuanced survey eschews secondary commentary, analyzing Leśniewski's core philosophical views and evaluating the formulations that were to have such a profound influence on  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Named Person: Stanisław Leśniewski; Stanisław Leśniewski
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Rafal Urbaniak
ISBN: 9783319004822 3319004824 3319004816 9783319004815
OCLC Number: 860833969
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 229 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Leśniewski's early philosophical views --
Leśniewski's Protothetic --
Leśniewski's Ontology --
Leśniewski's Mereology --
Leśniewski and definitions --
Sets revisited --
Nominalism and higher-order quantification.
Series Title: Trends in logic, v. 37.
Responsibility: by Rafal Urbaniak.
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