This unit will explore some of the fascinating philosophical issues arising from the study of formal logic. These include theory choice in logic, the relationships between various logics, the use of non-classical logics in escaping paradox, and whether we need to be pluralist about logic.
2x1hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week
Participation (10%), 1x3000wd Essay (60%), 1x1500wd equivalent Logic Exercise (30%)
12 credit points at 2000 level in the Philosophy major