Logic, Language, and Probability

A Selection of Papers Contributed to Sections IV, VI, and XI of the Fourth International Congress for Logic, Methodology, and Philosophy of Science, Bucharest, September 1971

  • Radu J. Bogdan
  • Ilkka Niiniluoto

Part of the Synthese Library book series (SYLI, volume 51)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-X
  2. Logic (Section IV)

  3. Probability (Section VI)

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 63-63
    2. Mariana Beliş
      Pages 65-77
    3. L. Jonathan Cohen
      Pages 78-82
    4. Keith Lehrer
      Pages 100-107
    5. Tom Settle
      Pages 115-120
    6. Klemens Szaniawski
      Pages 121-123
    7. Giuseppe Trautteur
      Pages 124-128
    8. John M. Vickers
      Pages 129-142
  4. Language (Section XI)

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 143-143
    2. Teun A. van Dijk
      Pages 145-180
    3. Walther L. Fischer
      Pages 181-188

About this book

Introduction

The Fourth International Congress for Logic, Methodology, and Philos­ ophy of Science was held in Bucharest, Romania, on August 29-September 4, 1971. The Congress was organized, under the auspices of the Inter­ national Union for History and Philosophy of Science, Division of Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of Science, by the Academy of the Socialist Republic of Romania, the Academy of Social and Political Sciences of the Socialist Republic of Romania, and the Ministry of Education of Romania. With more than eight hundred participating scholars from thirty-four countries, the Congress was one of the major scientific events of the year 1971. The dedicated efforts of the organizers, the rich and carefully planned program, and the warm and friendly atmosphere contributed to making the Congress a successful and fruitful forum of exchange of scientific ideas. The work of the Congress consisted of invited one hour and half-hour addresses, symposia, and contributed papers. The proceedings were organized into twelve sections of Mathematical Logic, Foundations of Mathematical Theories, Automata and Programming Languages, Philos­ ophy of Logic and Mathematics, General Problems of Methodology and Philosophy of Science, Foundations of Probability and Induction, Methodology and Philosophy of Physical Sciences, Methodology and Philosophy of Biological Sciences, Methodology and Philosophy of Psychological Sciences, Methodology and Philosophy of Historical and Social Sciences, Methodology and Philosophy of Linguistics, and History of Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of Science.

Keywords

philosophy of science probability semantics

Editors and affiliations

  • Radu J. Bogdan
    • 1
  • Ilkka Niiniluoto
    • 2
  1. 1.Central Institute for In-Service Teachers TrainingBucharestRomania
  2. 2.National Research Council for the HumanitiesHelsinkiFinland

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-010-2568-3
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 1973
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-94-010-2570-6
  • Online ISBN 978-94-010-2568-3
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