10 edition of The philosophy of W.V. Quine found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Other titles||W.V. Quine|
|Statement||edited by Lewis Edwin Hahn and Paul Arthur Schilpp.|
|Series||The library of living philosophers ;, 18|
|Contributions||Hahn, Lewis Edwin, 1908-, Schilpp, Paul Arthur, 1897-|
|LC Classifications||B945.Q54 P48 1998|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, 784 p. :|
|Number of Pages||784|
|LC Control Number||97036544|
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How we acquire our theory of the world is for W. Quine the central question of epistemology. Gibson sets forth Quine’s philosophy as a systematic attempt to answer this question; his analysis challenges those who might view Quine’s theses as multifarious and by: Quine's ideas throughout are contrasted with more traditional views, as well as with contemporaries such as Frege, Russell, Carnap, Davidson, Field, Kripke, and Chomsky, enabling the reader to grasp a clear sense of the place of Quine's views in twentieth-century philosophy and /5(3).
Quine was Edgar Pierce Professor of Philosophy, Harvard University. He wrote twenty-one books, thirteen of them published by Harvard University Press.
Roger F. Gibson, Jr., is Professor of Philosophy at Washington University in St. Louis. He is the editor of The Cambridge Companion to Quine and coeditor of Perspectives on by: With his customary incisiveness, W.
Quine presents logic as the product of two factors, truth and grammar—but argues against the doctrine that the logical truths are true because of grammar.
Philosophy of Logic book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. With his customary incisiveness, W. Quine presents logic as t /5. - Lewis Carroll We shall be occupied in this book with the philosophy of logic in substantially Tweedledee's sense of the word 'logic'.
This is not the invariable sense of the word. Precedent could be cited for applying the word collectively to two dissimilar studies: deductive and inductive. Quine and Ullian provide as cogent and persuasive an explanation for HOW belief works as I've ever read.
It is so lucidly written. Each sentence is a gem, especially as compared with most of the turgid fare more typical of this subject matter. (See the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy for abundant examples.)Cited by: W.
Quine was the most important naturalistic philosopher of the twentieth century and a major impetus for the recent resurgence of the view that empirical science is our best avenue to knowledge.
His views, however, have not been well understood. Critics charge that Quine's naturalized epistemology is circular and that it cannot be normative. University Press of Florida Book: The Philosophy of W. Quine. Contributors: Roger F.
Gibson, Jr. ISBN Numbers: Subject(s): Philosophy. W. Quine, a logician and Harvard philosophy professor whose analysis of language and its relation to reality made him one of the most influential philosophers of the 20th century, died on. Philosophy of Logic is a short but brilliant introduction.” ―Times Literary Supplement “By virtue of intellectual power, range and fertility of ideas and brilliance of presentation, Quine is the most distinguished and influential of living philosophers.” ―London Review of Books “Quine pursues his philosophical vision with an uncompromising Cited by: W.
Quine: (Willard Van Orman Quine) (kwīn), –, American philosopher and mathematical logician,Ohio, grad. Oberlin, The philosophy of W.V.
Quine book studied at Harvard (Ph.D., ) under Alfred North Whitehead and in Europe, where he was influenced by Rudolf taught at Harvard (–78), becoming Edgar Pierce professor of philosophy there in For more than thirty years W.
Quine has been a dominant figure in logical theory and philosophy of logic. Few, if any, have done more than he to bring the science of mathematical logic to full growth. Willard Van Orman Quine (AKA W. Quine, or "Van" to his friends) ( - ) was an American philosopher and mathematical logician, widely considered one of the most important philosophers of the second half of the 20th Century.
Quine produced highly original and important work in several areas of philosophy, including logic, ontology, epistemology, and the philosophy of language. By the s he had developed a comprehensive and systematic philosophical outlook that was naturalistic, empiricist, and behaviourist.
Quine News. The Houghton Library of Harvard University has an extensive W. Quine papers: Guide to the boxes of documents donated to the library by Quine and his family.
If necessary, this website has a (local copy captured Aug ).The full descriptive table of contents runs printed pages and is organized into the following categories. Quine, Roger F. Gibson Jr. Through the first half of the twentieth century, analytic philosophy was dominated by Russell, Wittgenstein, and Carnap.
Influenced by Russell and especially by Carnap, another towering figure, Willard Van Orman Quine (–) emerged as the most important proponent of analytic philosophy during the second. Buy Philosophy of Logic 2nd Revised edition by Quine, W. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(6).
The Philosophy of W.V. Quine (Volume XVIII, ) For over 30 years, Willard Van Orman Quine has been a dominant figure in logical theory and philosophy of logic.
His innovations in notions and techniques have been momentous, and his clear, elegant expositions have set new standards. Philosophy of Logic by Quine, W.V. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Philosophy of Logic by Quine, W V - AbeBooks Passion for books.
An excellent book, the author is a lucid writer and powerful logician, no doubt. Be sure to brush up on your basic symbolic logic at first though as he uses some symbolic expressions for his key arguments (and they are necessary to understand his reasoning). Philosophy of Logic, 2nd Edition W. QUINE, W.
V Quine Limited preview - /5(4). Willard Van Orman Quine Published Books have been compiled directly from copies of Quine's books and from the exhaustive bibliographies in The Philosophy of W. Quine (P. Schilpp, editor) and Essays on the Philosophy of W. Quine (R. Shahan and Chris Swoyer, editors).
Quine: free download. Ebooks library. On-line books store on Z-Library | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books. Gilbert Harman is James S. McDonnell Distinguished University Professor of Philosophy at Princeton University. He has written broadly about W.V.O. Quine’s philosophy, and much of his research shows Quine’s influence, including Thought (), Change in View () and Reasoning, Meaning, and Mind ().
He is also editor of Semantics of Natural Language (with Donald. Through the first half of the twentieth century, analytic philosophy was dominated by Russell, Wittgenstein, and Carnap.
Influenced by Russell and especially by Carnap, another towering figure, Willard Van Orman Quine () emerged as the most important proponent of analytic philosophy during the second half of the century/5.
The philosophy of W. Quine by Schilpp, Paul Arthur; 3 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Philosophers, United States, Biography; People: W. Quine. The book was sparked by two invitations in one from Pro- fessors Elizabeth and Monroe Beardsley to write a book on philoso- phy of logic for their Foundations of Philosophy series, and one from the Collhge de France to give twelve lectures on la philosophie de la logique.
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One Year of Grace: A Fragment of Autobiography. Gielgud, Val. Provides an in-depth account and analysis of W.V.O. Quine’s contribution to American Philosophy, and his position as one of the late twentieth-century’s most influential analytic philosophers Brings together newly-commissioned essays by leading figures within contemporary philosophy Covers Quine’s work across philosophy of logic.
The Philosophy of W.V. Quine by Roger F Gibson The book signaled twentieth-century philosophy's turn away from metaphysics and what has been called the "phony precision" of conceptual analysis.
In the course of his discussion of meaning and the linguistic mechanisms of objective reference, Quine considers the indeterminacy of translation. More books by Willard Van Orman Quine Quotes by Willard Van Orman Quine “Physical objects are conceptually imported into the situation as convenient intermediaries not by definition in terms of experience, but simply as irreducible posits comparable, epistemologically, to the gods of Homer/5.
Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Author of The Time of My Life, Philosophy of logic, Quintessence, Charles Sanders Peirce memorial appreciation, The Ways of paradox and other essays, Il problema de significato, The time of my life, O sentido da nova lógica.
The term "quine" comes from the satirical The Philosophical Lexicon (Dennett c, 8th edn., ), where it is said to mean "To deny resolutely the existence or importance of something real or significant." Some people who should be in the See Also section are Donald Davidson, Hillary Putnam, and Daniel Dennett, all students of Quine.
The Philosophy of W. Quine (Library of Living Philosophers, Vol 18)-- Paperback (expanded edition) by Lewis Edwin Hahn (Editor), et al Book details, price, and availability from Craig's Theorem and the Empirical Underdetermination Thesis Reassessed by Christian List in Disputatio 7 (November ) -- downloadable from http.
Book by Willard Van Orman Quine, 47 Copy quote The totality of our so-called knowledge or beliefs, from the most casual matters of geography and history to the profoundest laws of atomic physics or even of pure mathematics and logic, is a man-made. : Quintessence: Basic Readings from the Philosophy of W.
Quine () by Quine, Willard Van Orman and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(43). Part 1. Autobiography of W.V.
Quine --Part 2. Descriptive and critical essays on the philosophy of W.V. Quine, with replies [by Quine] Quine on meaning / William P. Alston Quine on analyticity / Herbert G. Bohnert Essentialism and reference / Dagfinn Føllesdal The Philosophy of W. Quine By W. Quine; Lewis Edwin Hahn; Paul Arthur Schilpp Open Court, PS PRIMARY SOURCE A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic.
Description: W. Quine is one of the most eminent philosophers alive today. Now in his mid-eighties he has produced a sharp, sprightly book that encapsulates the whole of his philosophical enterprise, including his thinking on all the key components of his epistemological stance--especially the value of logic and mathematics.
Philosophy of Quine, Dagfinn Føllesdal, table of contents, Willard Van Orman Quine, mathematician and philosopher including list of books, articles, essays, students, and travels. Includes links to other Willard Van Orman Quine Internet resources as well as to other Family Web Sites by Douglas Boynton Quine.Jr Roger F.
Gibson, W. V. Quine How we acquire our theory of the world is for W. V. Quine the central question of epistemology. Gibson sets forth Quine’s philosophy as a systematic attempt to answer this question; his analysis challenges those who might view Quine’s theses as multifarious and disparate.The appellation "polymath" is often lightly bestowed, but it can be applied with confidence to the celebrated philosopher Willard Van Orman Quine.
Quine's areas of interest are panoramic, as this lively book amply demonstrates. Moving from A (alphabet) to Z (zero), Quiddities roams through more than eighty topics, each providing a full measure of piquant thought, wordplay, and wisdom, couched 3/5(1).