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The art of logic in an illogical world, Eugenia Chen

Label
The art of logic in an illogical world
Title
The art of logic in an illogical world
Statement of responsibility
Eugenia Chen
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A mathematician explains the inner workings and limitations of logic and describes how and why the components of alogic, including emotion, actually help humans think and communicate
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cheng, Eugenia
Dewey number
160
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA9
LC item number
.C486175 2018
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Logic, Symbolic and mathematical
  • Logic
  • Reasoning
  • Thought and thinking
Target audience
adult
Label
The art of logic in an illogical world, Eugenia Chen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes index
  • Originally published in hardcover by Profile Books in the United Kingdom in 2018
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The power of logic: Why logic? ; What logic is ; The directionality of logic ; Opposites and falsehoods ; Blame and responsibility ; Relationships ; How to be right -- The limits of logic: Truth and humans ; Paradoxes ; Where logic can't help us -- Beyond logic: Axioms ; Fine lines and gray areas ; Analogies ; Equivalence ; Emotions ; Intelligence and rationality
Control code
on1019991677
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First US edition.
Extent
xii, 304 pages
Isbn
9781541672482
Lccn
2018948797
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
160 C421 ; XX-N ; [A18BP020, #10, 6@27.00, LAP/RT ]
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1019991677
  • (OCoLC)1019991677
Label
The art of logic in an illogical world, Eugenia Chen
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes index
  • Originally published in hardcover by Profile Books in the United Kingdom in 2018
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The power of logic: Why logic? ; What logic is ; The directionality of logic ; Opposites and falsehoods ; Blame and responsibility ; Relationships ; How to be right -- The limits of logic: Truth and humans ; Paradoxes ; Where logic can't help us -- Beyond logic: Axioms ; Fine lines and gray areas ; Analogies ; Equivalence ; Emotions ; Intelligence and rationality
Control code
on1019991677
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First US edition.
Extent
xii, 304 pages
Isbn
9781541672482
Lccn
2018948797
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
160 C421 ; XX-N ; [A18BP020, #10, 6@27.00, LAP/RT ]
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1019991677
  • (OCoLC)1019991677

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