Beall, Jc, Two flavors of Curry's paradox, The Journal of Philosophy, 110, (3) pp. 143-165. ISSN 0022-362X (2013) [Refereed Article]
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Abstract. I believe that, for reasons elaborated elsewhere (Beall, 2009; Priest, 2006a, 2006b), the logic LP (Asenjo, 1966; Asenjo & Tamburino, 1975; Priest, 1979) is roughly right as far as logic goes.1 But logic cannot go everywhere; we need to provide nonlogical axioms to specify our (axiomatic) theories. This is uncontroversial, but it has also been the source of discomfort forLP-based theorists, particularly with respect to true mathematical theories which we take to be consistent. My example, throughout, is arithmetic; but the more general case is also considered.
|Item Type:||Refereed Article|
|Research Division:||Philosophy and Religious Studies|
|Objective Division:||Expanding Knowledge|
|Objective Group:||Expanding knowledge|
|Objective Field:||Expanding knowledge in philosophy and religious studies|
|UTAS Author:||Beall, Jc (Professor JC Beall)|
|Web of Science® Times Cited:||69|
|Deposited By:||School of Humanities|
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