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Logic made easy : how to know when language deceives you

Deborah J. Bennett 1950-

c2004

Available at UDM McNichols Campus Library  UDM McNichols Library Stacks  (BC 177 .B42 2004 )()

  • Title:
    Logic made easy : how to know when language deceives you
  • Author: Deborah J. Bennett 1950-
  • Description: Introduction: Logic is rare -- Proof -- ALL -- A NOT tangles everything up -- SOME means part or all of ALL -- Syllogisms -- When things are iffy -- Syllogisms involving IF, AND, and OR -- Series syllogisms -- Symbols that express our thoughts -- Logic machines and truth tables -- Fuzzy logic, fallacies, and paradoxes -- Common logic and language -- Thinking well : together.
    A collection of anecdotal histories defines the relationship between language and logic, sharing visual examples and puzzles that can be used by readers to raise test scores and recognize the illogical in everyday things.
  • Local Note: acq2005phl
  • Publication Date: c2004
  • Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Co.
  • Format: 256 p. : ill ; 22 cm.
  • Identifier: ISBN 0393057488;ISBN 9780393057485;ISBN 0393326926 (pbk.);ISBN 9780393326925 (pbk.)
  • Subjects: Reasoning; Language and logic; Language And Logic Reasoning
  • Language: English
  • Source: 01DAL UDM ALMA

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