From Peirce to Skolem: A Neglected Chapter in the History of Logic

Other | November 1, 2000

byBrady, Geraldine, Geraldine Brady

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This book is an account of the important influence on the development of mathematical logic of Charles S. Peirce and his student O.H. Mitchell, through the work of Ernst Schröder, Leopold Löwenheim, and Thoralf Skolem. As far as we know, this book is the first work delineating this line of influence on modern mathematical logic.

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This book is an account of the important influence on the development of mathematical logic of Charles S. Peirce and his student O.H. Mitchell, through the work of Ernst Schröder, Leopold Löwenheim, and Thoralf Skolem. As far as we know, this book is the first work delineating this line of influence on modern mathematical logic.

Format:OtherDimensions:480 pages, 1 × 1 × 1 inPublished:November 1, 2000Publisher:North HollandLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0080532020

ISBN - 13:9780080532028

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Table of Contents

Introduction.
1. The Early Work of Charles S. Peirce
2. Peirce's Calculus of Relatives: 1870
3. Peirce on the Algebra of Logic: 1880
4. Mitchell on a New Algebra of Logic: 1883
5. Peirce on the Algebra of Relatives: 1883
6. Peirce's Logic of Quantifiers: 1885
7. Schröder's Calculus of Relatives
8. Löwenheim's Contribution
9. Skolem's Recasting
Appendices. Bibliography. Index.