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Major Innovations. Important new discoveries in logic:

Factorial Induction in FL 50-59
Future Logic is the first work ever to strictly formalize the inductive processes of generalization and particularization, through the novel methods of factorial analysis, factor selection and formula revision.
Matricial Analysis in LC 11-24
The Logic of Causation is the first work ever to strictly formalize the induction and deduction of causative and indeed all conditional propositions, by means of matricial analysis.
A Fortiori Argument in AFL 1-4
A Fortiori Logic provides a thoroughly formal analysis of various aspects of this subject which were not previously investigated in such detail in my Judaic Logic book.

 

People. Some Logicians and Philosophers treated:
384-322 BCE
circa 200 BCE
90-135 CE
150-250 CE
early 5th CE
Saadia Gaon 882-942
Maimonides 1135-1204
1596-1650
Gottfried Liebniz 1646-1716
1707-1746
Thomas Reid 1710-1796
1711-1776
1724-1804
Johann Goethe 1749-1832
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1806-1873
1848-1925
1859-1938
1886-1942
1881-1966
1872-1970
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1905-1997
1906-1998
Louis Jacobs 1920-2006
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Hsin Yun 1927---
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Best Of. Many other important novelties, among which:
Modal syllogisms A fortiori argument
The logic of change The form of evolution
Class logic The nature of negation
The principle of induction Adduction
Volition and causation Influences on freewill
Perception and recognition Ratiocination

 

 

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