Logic and ontology in the syllogistic of Robert Kilwardby

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Logic and Ontology in the Syllogistic of Robert Kilwardby (review) Article in Journal of the History of Philosophy 46(3) January with 9 Reads How we measure 'reads'Author: Michael J. Fitzgerald. Get this from a library.

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Logic and ontology in the syllogistic of Robert Kilwardby. [Paul Thom] -- "One of the earliest 13th-century Latin commentators on Aristotle, Robert Kilwardby (d) is an original logician and an ingenious interpreter.

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Logic and Ontology in the Syllogistic of Robert Kilwardby (Studien Und Texte Zur Geistesgeschichte Des Mittelalters)Cited by:   in Logic and Ontology in the Syllogistic of Robert Kilwardby. Author: P. Thom. DOI: Logic and Ontology in the Syllogistic of Robert Kilwardby Series: Studien und Texte zur Geistesgeschichte des Mittelalters, Volume: 92; Chapter Five.

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Robert Kilwardby (ca. –) was a Dominican Provincial and later Archbishop of Canterbury, who started his academic career around at the University of Paris. As a Master of Arts he is one of the first to comment on the newly available Aristotelian logical works, commentaries whose influence is generally recognized.

He is a Fellow of the Australian Academy of the Humanities and a recipient of the Centenary of Federation Medal for service to Australian society and the humanities in the study of philosophy of the arts. His most recent book is Logic and Ontology in Cited by: 3. He is a Fellow of the Australian Academy of the Humanities and a recipient of the Centenary of Federation Medal for service to Australian society and the humanities in the study of philosophy of the arts.

His most recent book is Logic and Ontology in the Syllogistic of Robert Kilwardby. • J.F. Silva, Robert Kilwardby on the Human Soul: Plurality of Forms and Censorship in the Thirteenth Century (Leiden: ). • P. Thom, Logic and Ontology in the Syllogistic of Robert Kilwardby (Leiden: ). • S.L.

Uckelman, “Logic and the Condemnations of ,” Journal of Philosophical Logic 39 (),   Abstract. The English Dominican Robert Kilwardby (?–) divided his career in between Paris and Oxford. First as a student and then as a master at the Faculty of Arts in Paris in the period –, he produced the earliest comprehensive group of commentaries of the arts syllabus that came down to us, with comments on the subjects of grammar, logic.

An attempt is made to steer a middle course between using the Aristotelian logic as a framework for the analysis, and using a Fregean framework." ———. Logic and Ontology in the Syllogistic of Robert Kilwardby. Leiden: Brill.

Wallace, William. "Albert the Great's Inventive Logic: His Exposition on the 'Topics' of Aristotle.". Syllogistic, in logic, the formal analysis of logical terms and operators and the structures that make it possible to infer true conclusions from given premises.

Developed in its original form by Aristotle in his Prior Analytics (Analytica priora) about bce, syllogistic represents the. The rediscovery of Aristotle’s works on syllogisms in the Latin world, especially the Sophistici Elenchi and then the Prior Analytics, gave rise to sophisticated views on the nature of syllogistic form and syllogistic matter in the thirteenth century.

It led to debates on the ontology of the syllogism as studied in the Prior Analytics, i.e. the syllogism made of letters and the four Cited by: 1. The debates about logic and ontology overlap at various places.

Given the division of ontology into (O1)–(O4), and the division of logic into (L1)–(L4) we can look at several areas of overlap.

In the following we will discuss some paradigmatic debates on the relationship between logic and ontology, divided up by areas of overlap. Ontology of the Church. Logic and Ontology in the Syllogistic of Robert Kilwardby (review) This book will be of interest to advanced students in philosophy, historians of logic and.

Editorial team. General Editors: David Bourget (Western Ontario) David Chalmers (ANU, NYU) Area Editors: David Bourget Gwen Bradford. Logic and Ontology in the Syllogistic of Robert Kilwardby. [REVIEW] Michael J. Fitzgerald - - Journal of the History of Philosophy 46 (3):pp.

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Le rôle de la RSPT dans l'appréciation renouvelée du moyen âge philosophique et ries: 13th/14th Century Philosophy, Misc in. 1 ellen M.f. sommer-seckendorff, Studies in the Life of Robert Kilwardby (rome: ), ix.

2 for a nice summary of kilwardby’s life and work see José filipe silva, “robert kil- wardby,” in Encyclopedia of Medieval Philosophy, ed. henrik Lagerlund (heidelberg: ). The Logic of Gersonides: A Translation of Sefer ha-Heqqesh ha-Yashar (The Book of the Correct Syllogism) of Rabbi Levi ben Gershom with Introduction, Commentary, and Analytical Gl.

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A syllogism (Greek: συλλογισμός syllogismos, "conclusion, inference") is a kind of logical argument that applies deductive reasoning to arrive at a conclusion based on two or more propositions that are asserted or assumed to be true. In a form, defined by Aristotle, from the combination of a general statement (the major premise) and a specific statement (the minor.

A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.

A by-product of this study of Aristotle’s accomplishments in logic is a clarification of a distinction implicit in discourses among logicians—that between logic as formal ontology and logic as formal epistemology.

Aristotle’s Logic: New Goals, New Results. Our understanding of Aristotle’s logic has increased enormously in the last sixty. Logic and Ontology in the Syllogistic of Robert Kilwardby.

(Studien und Texte zur Geistesgeschichte des Mittelalters, ) by Paul Thom (pp. ) Review by: G. McAleer. Köp böcker av Paul Thom: Robert Kilwardby, Notule libri Priorum, Part 2; The Musician as Interpreter; Medieval Modal Systems The Role of Logic and Ontology In Language and Reasoning John F.

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Sowa Abstract. Natural languages have words for all the operators of first-order logic, modal logic, and many logics that have yet to be invented. They also have words and phrases for everything that anyone has ever discovered, assumed, or imagined. LOGIC AND ONTOLOGY 21 COSMOS +AX TS I COSMOS + TAXIS key to understanding how it is that deductively correct argu-ments can enlarge our knowledge.

The logical structure of our language depends on more than the ontology it encodes, but this structure is based on the ontology. Ordinary language doesn’t conceal, or camouflage, its logical structure. Most of us first encountered Richard Whately’s Elements of Logic as a passing mention in an undergraduate survey of rhetorical theory or an argumentation and debate course.

Graduate level coverage of Whately’s work frequently attaches little significance to the ing the lead of Wilbur Samuel Howell, Whately has been dismissed as someone who merely reaffirmed .logic of general propositons, and his interpretation is in any case open to philosophical criticism.

However, as a result of his pioneering study and of others'subsequent work, I believe that it is now possible to determine the place of syllogistic far more satisfactorily.

In Chapter 1 BS, a basic syllogistic system based on Aristotle'sFile Size: 2MB.LOGIC AND ONTOLOGY 1. LOGIC AS LANGUAGE VERSUS LOGIC AS CALCULUS The relation between logic and ontology today, according to Bocheuski, is that ontology is ‘a sort of prolegomenon to logic’ (ibid., p.

). That is, whereas ontology is .