PHIL 403

Advanced Philosophical Logic

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

An investigation of the philosophical limitations of classical logic. Questions to be addressed include: Is there satisfactory philosophical motivation for many-valued logics? Does reflection on reference or meaning lead to the rejection of bivalence? Does classical first order logic inhibit a philosophical understanding of existence, identity and predication?

Prerequisites:

  • PHIL 203 or MATH 122; and
  • 3 units of PHIL courses; or
  • permission of the department.

Undergraduate course in Philosophy offered by the Department of Philosophy in the Faculty of Humanities.

Schedules:
Summer Fall Spring

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