## British Logic in the Nineteenth CenturyThe present volume of the Handbook of the History of Logic is designed to establish 19th century Britain as a substantial force in logic, developing new ideas, some of which would be overtaken by, and other that would anticipate, the century's later capitulation to the mathematization of logic. British Logic in the Nineteenth Century is indispensable reading and a definitive research resource for anyone with an interest in the history of logic.- Detailed and comprehensive chapters covering the entire range of modal logic - Contains the latest scholarly discoveries and interpretative insights that answer many questions in the field of logic |

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### Contents

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William Whewell and the Logic of Induction | 163 |

Chapter 6 The Logic of John Stuart Mill | 229 |

Chapter 7 De Morgans Logic | 283 |

On the Origins of Augustus de Morgans Early Logical Enquiries 18051835 | 381 |

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abstract algebra Analysis of Logic argued argument Aristotelian arithmetic assertion Augustus De Morgan Bentham Bertrand Russell Boole Boole's Boolean Bosanquet Bradley British calculus Cambridge Carroll's categorical propositions century claim Coleridge Coleridge's conception connexive consilience diagrams disjunction distinction edition Educational Times Reprint Elements epistemology example expression fact formal logic geometry George George Bentham George Boole Grattan-Guinness Hamilton Hegel History Hugh MacColl hypothetical ideas identity implication induction inference intensive quantity interpretation Jevons judgment Kant knowledge Lacroix language Laws of Thought Lewis Carroll logicians London MacColl MacColl's mathematics means metaphysical method Mill Mill's mind Morgan nature negation notion objects Oxford Panteki particular philosophy predicate premises principle propositions quantification quantity reality reasoning relations Richard Whately sense Solution to Question syllogism syllogistic logic Symbolic Logic System of Logic theory things traditional true truth University Press valid Venn Whately Whately's Whewell's William Whewell

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Page 82 - The surprising fact, C, is observed; But if A were true, C would be a matter of course, Hence, there is reason to suspect that A is true.