This essay is an introduction to what arguments are and how they can be good or bad.
This essay introduces the classical Aristotelian approach to syllogisms.
Formal Logic: Symbolizing Arguments in Quantificational or Predicate Logic
Author: Timothy Eshing Category: Logic and Reasoning Word count: 1000 Editor’s note: for many readers, this essay would be more profitably read after reading Formal Logic: Symbolizing Arguments in Sentential Logic by Thomas Metcalf. There are many varieties of formal logic of varying complexity. Here we survey one that’s somewhat more complex than sentential or … Continue reading Formal Logic: Symbolizing Arguments in Quantificational or Predicate Logic