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Title Logical reasoning with diagrams / edited by Gerard Allwein and Jon Barwise ; with contributions by Gerard Allwein [and others]
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 1996
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 270 pages) : illustrations
Series Studies in logic and computation
Studies in logic and computation.
Contents Part A. Theoretical Issues; Chapter I. Visual Information and Valid Reasoning; Chapter II. Operational Constraints in Diagrammatic Reasoning; Chapter III. Diagrams and the Concept of Logical System; Part B. Case Studies; Chapter IV. Situation-Theoretic Account of Valid Reasoning with Venn Diagrams; Chapter V. Towards a Model Theory of Venn Diagrams; Chapter VI. Peircean Graphs for Propositional Logic; Chapter VII. A Diagrammatic Subsystem of Hilbert's Geometry; Part C. Heterogeneous Systems; Chapter VIII. Heterogeneous Logic
Summary PART A: Theoretical Issues. 1. Visual Information and Valid Reasoning, Jon Barwise and John Etchemendy. 2. Operational Constraints in Diagrammatic Reasoning, Atsushi Shimojima. 3. Diagrams and the Concept of Logical System, Jon Barwise and Eric Hammer. PART B: Case Studies. 4. Situation-Theoretic Account of Valid Reasoning with Venn Diagrams, Sun-Joo Shin. 5. Towards a Model Theory of Venn Diagrams, eric Hammer and Norman Danner. 6. Peircean Graphs for Propositional Logic, Eric Hammer. 7. A Diagrammatic Subsystem of Hilbert's Geometry, Isabel Luengo. PART C: Heterogenous Systems. 8. Heterogeno
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Knowledge representation (Information theory)
Logic, Symbolic and mathematical -- Charts, diagrams, etc.
Genre/Form Charts, diagrams, etc.
Graphs.
Form Electronic book
Author Allwein, Gerard, 1956-
Barwise, Jon.
LC no. 95041885
ISBN 0195355865 (electronic bk.)
9780195355864 (electronic bk.)