LOGIC IN THE TRACTATUS

@article{Weiss2017LOGICIT,
  title={LOGIC IN THE TRACTATUS},
  author={Max Weiss},
  journal={The Review of Symbolic Logic},
  year={2017},
  volume={10},
  pages={1 - 50}
}
  • M. Weiss
  • Published 12 January 2017
  • Philosophy
  • The Review of Symbolic Logic
Abstract I present a reconstruction of the logical system of the Tractatus, which differs from classical logic in two ways. It includes an account of Wittgenstein’s “form-series” device, which suffices to express some effectively generated countably infinite disjunctions. And its attendant notion of structure is relativized to the fixed underlying universe of what is named. There follow three results. First, the class of concepts definable in the system is closed under finitary induction… 

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