The Dennes Room

Philosophy 149

Fall 2018

Number Title Instructor Days/time Room
149 Special Topics in Philosophy of Logic and Mathematics: Nonclassical Logic Holliday TuTh 11-12:30 Dwinelle 88

A logical and philosophical exploration of alternatives to the classical logic students learn in 12A. The focus will be on intuitionistic logic, as a challenger to classical logic for reasoning in mathematics, and quantum logic, as a challenger to classical logic for reasoning about the physical world. Prerequisite: 12A or equivalent.

Previously taught: SP08.