## The Development of LogicThe primary purpose of this book has not been to recount all that past scholars have said about the science, but rather to record the first appearances of those ideas which seem most important in the logic of our own day. |

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### Contents

THE BEGINNINGS | 1 |

ARISTOTLES ORGAXOX | 23 |

THE MEGARIANS AND THE STOICS | 113 |

ROMAN AND MEDIEVAL LOGIC | 177 |

LOGIC AFTER THE RENAISSANCE | 298 |

MATHEMATICAL ABSTRACTION | 378 |

NUMBERS SETS AND SERIES | 435 |

FREGES GENERAL LOGIC | 478 |

FORMAL DEVELOPMENTS AFTER FREGE | 513 |

THE PHILOSOPHY OF LOGIC AFTER FREGE | 576 |

THE PHILOSOPHY OF MATHEMATICS AFTER | 652 |

THE THEORY OF DEDUCTIVE SYSTEMS | 689 |

APPENDIX OF TRANSLATIONS | 743 |

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