Single Idea 18907

[catalogued under 4. Formal Logic / A. Syllogistic Logic / 3. Term Logic]

Full Idea

That terms can be negated, that such negation is distinguishable from denial, and that propositions can be construed syntactically as predicationally tied pairs of terms, are important for the tree theory of predication, and for term logic.

Gist of Idea

Term logic rests on negated terms or denial, and that propositions are tied pairs


George Engelbretsen (Trees, Terms and Truth [2005], 2)

Book Reference

'The Old New Logic', ed/tr. Oderberg,David S. [MIT 2005], p.32