The Logic of Epistemology and the Epistemology of Logic: Selected Essays
Springer Science & Business Media, 28 փտվ, 1989 թ. - 245 էջ
somewhat like Henkin's nonstandard interpretation of higher-order logics, while the right semantics [or logical modalities is an analogue to the standard of type theory in Henkin's sense. interpretation Another possibility would be to follow W.V. Quine's advice to give up logi cal modalities as being beyond repair. Or we could also try to develop a logic of conceptual possibility, restricting the range of our "possible worlds" to those compatible with the transcendental presuppositions of our own conceptual sys tem. This looks in fact like one of the most interesting possible theories I have dreamt of developing but undoubtedly never will. Its kinship with Kant's way of thinking should be obvious. Besides putting the entire enterprise of possible-worlds semantics into a perspective, we can also see that the actual history of possible-worlds seman tics is more complicated than it might first appear to be. For the standard in terpretation of modal logics has reared its beautiful head repeatedly in the writings of Stig Kanger, Richard Montague the pre-Montague-semantics theorist, and Nino Cocchiarella.
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The Logic of Epistemology and the Epistemology of Logic
Jaakko Hintikka,Merrill B P Hintikka
Դիտել հնարավոր չէ - 1989
acquaintance actual world alethic modal alternatives analysis answer argument believe cognitive concept conclusive connected consider contexts contrast course criterion cross-identification deductive defined definite descriptions distinction Dordrecht entities epistemic logic Esa Saarinen Essay existence existential expression fact Frege Hence idea identity individuals inference instance intentional intentionality interesting interpretation intuitive Jaakko Hintikka John knows kinds Kripke semantics Lewis Carroll linguistic logical modalities logical omniscience logically possible worlds logicians meaning functions modal logic model-theoretical Models for Modalities Montague semantics Montague's natural languages nonexistent objects nonstandard objects of knowledge obviously paper perception perspectival philosophers possible worlds possible-worlds semantics precisely principle problem propositional attitudes quantifiers Quine Quine's re-identification reason reference referential Reidel relations relevant Richard Montague role Russell Russell's scenarios semanticists Semantics of Questions sense sentences situation semantics solution syntactical theory thinking tion treatment true uniqueness conditions urn models variables visual W. V. Quine world lines worlds compatible