The Logical Basis of Metaphysics, by Michael Dummett. London: Duck- worth, Pp. + xi.? As the title suggests, this book is an elaboration of. Such a conception, says Dummett, will form “a base camp for an assault on the metaphysical peaks: I have no greater ambition in this book than to set up a base . Thesis Title: Michael Dummett’s Logical Basis of Metaphysics. PhD in Philosophy . June Rory A.A. Hinton. Department of Philosophy. University of Toronto.

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Michael Dummett’s new book is the greatly expanded and recently revised version of his distinguished William James Lectures, delivered in David Ripley – – Basid Journal of Philosophy 91 1: Writings on Logic and Metaphysics.

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ProofTheoretic Justifications of Logical Laws. Dominic Hyde – – History and Philosophy of Logic 22 4: Contents Metaphysical Disputes over Realism. Meaning Knowledge and Understanding. Find it on Scholar. I have no greater ambition in this book metaphysicz to set up a base camp. He believes that the successful completion of this difficult assignment will lead to a resolution of problems before which philosophy has been stalled, in some instances for centuries.

Such a conception, says Dummett, will form “a base camp for an assault on the metaphysical peaks: Brian Rabern – – Synthese 1: Logic and Philosophy of Logic. Rejection of realism amounts to adoption of a variant semantics, and often of a variant logic, for the statements in a certain sector of duummett language.

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Kant, Boole and Peirce’s Early Metaphysics. Dummett does not assume the correctness of any one logical system but shows how the choice between different logics arises at the level of the theory of meaning and depends upon the choice of one or another general form of meaning-theory.

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