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Single Idea 13851

[catalogued under 5. Theory of Logic / D. Assumptions for Logic / 4. Identity in Logic]

Full Idea

Unlike ∨, →, ↔, and ∀, the sign = is not eliminable from a logic.



Gist of Idea

Unlike most other signs, = cannot be eliminated


Engelbretsen,G/Sayward,C (Philosophical Logic: Intro to Advanced Topics [2011], Ch.3)

Book Reference

Engelbretsen,G/Sayward,C: 'Philosophical Logic: Intro to Advanced Topics' [Continuum 2011], p.70