The Art of Logical Thinking
by William Walker Atkinson
Publisher: The Progress company 1909
Number of pages: 210
By the employment of the reasoning faculties of the mind we compare objects presented to the mind as percepts or concepts, taking up the 'raw materials' of thought and weaving them into more complex and elaborate mental fabrics which we call abstract and general ideas of truth.
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by Matthew Knachel - University of Wisconsin Milwaukee
Suitable for a one-semester introduction to logic/critical reasoning course. It covers a variety of topics at an introductory level. It introduces basic notions, such as arguments and explanations, deductive and inductive reasoning, etc.
by David Marans - HumBox Project
Century-by-Century: Insights, Images, and Bios. The continuity and expansion of a fundamental concept. We shall attempt to indicate the way in which logic has developed from the science of reflective thinking, or reasoning, to the science of form.
by Antony Eagle - University of Adelaide
This textbook covers the basics of formal logic and elementary metatheory. Its distinguishing feature is that it has more emphasis on metatheory than comparable introductory textbooks. It was originally written for an introductory logic course.
by Christopher Gauker - University of Cincinnati
This book is for anyone who has had a solid introductory logic course and wants more. Topics covered include soundness and completeness for first-order logic, Tarski's theorem on the undefinability of truth, Godel's incompleteness theorems, etc.