Aristotle's Modal Proofs

Prior Analytics A8-22 in Predicate Logic

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ISBN: 978-94-007-0049-9 (Print) 978-94-007-0050-5 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

  2. Modern Methods for Ancient Logic

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 9-9

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      Pages 11-20

      The Non-Modal Syllogistic: An.Pr. A1–7

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      Pages 21-31

      The Assertoric Syllogistic in LPC

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      Pages 32-38

      A Realm of Darkness

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      Pages 39-44

      Technicolour Terms

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      Pages 45-60

      Representing the Modals

  3. Necessity in the Syllogistic:An. Pr. 8-12

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 61-61

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      Pages 63-71

      Syllogizing in Red: Trivializing the Modals

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      Pages 72-78

      First Figure Mixed Apodeictic Syllogisms

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      Pages 79-94

      Modal Conversion in the Apodeictic Syllogistic: An.Pr. A9–11

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      Pages 95-105

      Against the Canonical Listings

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      Pages 106-115

      Apodeictic Possibility

  4. Contingency in the Syllogistic:An. Pr. 13-22

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 117-117

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      Pages 119-134

      Contingency (A13, A14)

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      Pages 135-145

      Realizing Possibilities

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      Pages 146-156

      Barbara XQM1

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      Pages 157-168

      First Figure X+Q (A15)

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      Pages 169-179

      First Figure L+Q, Q+L (A16)

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      Pages 180-193

      Contingency in the 2nd Figure (A17–19)

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      Pages 194-216

      Contingency in the 3rd Figure (A20–22)

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      Pages 217-231

      Summary and Conclusion

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 232-246