A Concise Introduction to Mathematical Logic

A Concise Introduction to Mathematical Logic


  • Author: Wolfgang Rautenberg
  • Release Date : 2006-09-28
  • Genre: Mathematics
  • File Size: 5029718 Bytes


Traditional logic as a part of philosophy is one of the oldest scientific disciplines. Mathematical logic, however, is a relatively young discipline and arose from the endeavors of Peano, Frege, Russell and others to create a logistic foundation for mathematics. It steadily developed during the 20th century into a broad discipline with several sub-areas and numerous applications in mathematics, informatics, linguistics and philosophy.  While there are already several well-known textbooks on mathematical logic, this book is unique in that it is more concise than most others; the material is treated in a streamlined fashion. This allows the lecturer to select the material for a one-semester course on a topic more easily. Although the book is inten...

A Concise Introduction to Mathematical Logic

A Concise Introduction to Mathematical Logic


  • Author: Wolfgang Rautenberg
  • Release Date : 2010-07-01
  • Genre: Mathematics
  • File Size: 6896859 Bytes


Traditional logic as a part of philosophy is one of the oldest scientific disciplines and can be traced back to the Stoics and to Aristotle. Mathematical logic, however, is a relatively young discipline and arose from the endeavors of Peano, Frege, and others to create a logistic foundation for mathematics. It steadily developed during the twentieth century into a broad discipline with several sub-areas and numerous applications in mathematics, informatics, linguistics and philosophy.This book treats the most important material in a concise and streamlined fashion. The third edition is a thorough and expanded revision of the former. Although the book is intended for use as a graduate text, the first three chapters can easily be read by undergraduates...

A Concise Introduction to Logic

A Concise Introduction to Logic


  • Author : Patrick Hurley
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release Date : 2014-01-01
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781285965567


A Concise Introduction to Logic Book Description :

Unsurpassed for its clarity and comprehensiveness, Hurley’s A CONCISE INTRODUCTION TO LOGIC is the #1 introductory logic textbook on the market. In this Twelfth Edition, Hurley continues to build upon the tradition of a lucid, focused, and accessible presentation of the basic subject matter of logic, both formal and informal. The edition’s new Previews connect a section’s content to real-life scenarios pertinent to students’ lives, using everyday examples to translate new notions and terms into concepts that readers unfamiliar with the subject matter can relate to. Hurley’s extensive, carefully sequenced exercises guide students toward greater proficiency with the skills they are learning. Important Notice: Media content referenced within t...

A Concise Introduction to Logic

A Concise Introduction to Logic


  • Author : Patrick J. Hurley
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release Date : 2016-12-05
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781305958098


A Concise Introduction to Logic Book Description :

Unsurpassed for its clarity and comprehensiveness, A CONCISE INTRODUCTION TO LOGIC is the #1 introductory logic textbook on the market. In this 13th Edition, Patrick Hurley and new co-author Lori Watson continue to build upon the tradition of a lucid, focused, and accessible presentation of the basic subject matter of both informal and formal logic. How Logical Are You? features connect a section's content to real-life scenarios pertinent to students' lives, using everyday examples to translate new notions and terms into concepts to which readers unfamiliar with the subject matter can relate. Living Logic, a new digital activity, allows students to apply the skills they learn to a real-world problem. The text's extensive, carefully sequenced exercise...

A Concise Introduction to Logic
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A Concise Introduction to Logic


  • Author : Patrick Hurley
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2008-12-23
  • Genre: Philosophy
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 049580018X


A Concise Introduction to Logic Book Description :

Tens of thousands of students have learned to be more discerning at constructing and evaluating arguments with the help of Patrick J. Hurley. Hurley’s lucid, friendly, yet thorough presentation has made A CONCISE INTRODUCTION TO LOGIC the most widely used logic text in North America. In addition, the book’s accompanying technological resources, such as CengageNOW and Learning Logic, include interactive exercises as well as video and audio clips to reinforce what you read in the book and hear in class. In short, you’ll have all the assistance you need to become a more logical thinker and communicator. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version....

A Concise Introduction to Logic

A Concise Introduction to Logic


  • Author : Patrick J. Hurley
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1997
  • Genre: Fallacies (Logic)
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015027468019


A Concise Introduction to Logic Book Description :

Acclaimed in five prior editions, this text covers all of the standard topics for any introductory logic course in neatly-packaged capsules of learning. Known for its concise, direct style emphasizing clarity, Hurley avoids the peculiar quirks, technicalities, and wordiness of other texts. The material is integrated in such a way that elements fit together as in a puzzle so students can assemble a broad picture of the subject. Visual aids and color are used to reinforce key points and concepts. Additionally, key terms are boldfaced, hundreds of examples serve to illustrate ideas, and more than 2000 carefully selected exercises sharpen student understanding and skill. The adept presentation of the subject matter leads to mastery, even by students with...

A Concise Introduction to Logic
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A Concise Introduction to Logic


  • Author : Patrick Hurley
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2005-02-18
  • Genre: Philosophy
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780534585051


A Concise Introduction to Logic Book Description :

Unsurpassed for its clarity, conciseness, and comprehensiveness, Hurley's market-leading A CONCISE INTRODUCTION TO LOGIC has established itself as the standard for introductory logic classes. Hailed in the first eight editions for an unwavering commitment to lucid, focused, reader-friendly presentations of logic's basic topics, the latest edition also continues to expand upon Hurley's tradition of technological excellence with the introduction of vMentor and iLrn Logic. These two technologies help you manage the workload of teaching logic by providing your students with a live, online logic tutoring service and you with an online system that automates homework and test grading. In addition, Hurley's outstanding LEARNING LOGIC-an interactive, audio-vi...

Concise Introduction to Logic
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Concise Introduction to Logic


  • Author : Patrick J. Hurley
  • Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2005-02
  • Genre: Philosophy
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0495000264


Concise Introduction to Logic Book Description :

The Study Guide includes chapter summaries, sample exercises with explanations, and additional exercises for students to complete with the answers in the back of the book....

Concise Introduction to Logic

Concise Introduction to Logic


  • Author : Burch Hurle
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1999-08
  • Genre: Logic
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0534520081


Concise Introduction to Logic Book Description :

Includes summary statements of main points, worked-out examples with answers, and answers to additional exercises from the text....

Learning Logic 5  0

Learning Logic 5 0


  • Author : Patrick J. Hurley
  • Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2007-10-12
  • Genre: Philosophy
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0495505595


Learning Logic 5 0 Book Description :

Learning Logic interactive tutorials provide students with additional review and practice with examples and exercises not found in the text. The program contains more than 11,000 sound files along with hundreds of engaging animations and cartoons that present the central concepts of logic. Thousands of interactive practice problems give audio and visual feedback for both correct and incorrect answers. Learning Logic is now included in CengageNOW for Hurley's A CONCISE INTRODUCTION TO LOGIC, Tenth Edition. However, instructors who prefer the content on CD may still bundle the CD-ROM with the text, at no additional cost, or direct their students to purchase the CD as a stand-alone item....