What Counts as Evidence for a Logical Theory?

@article{Hjortland2019WhatCA,
  title={What Counts as Evidence for a Logical Theory?},
  author={Ole Thomassen Hjortland},
  journal={The Australasian Journal of Logic},
  year={2019}
}
  • O. Hjortland
  • Published 18 November 2019
  • Philosophy
  • The Australasian Journal of Logic
Anti-exceptionalism about logic is the Quinean view that logical theories have no special epistemological status, in particular, they are not self-evident or justified a priori. Instead, logical theories are continuous with scientific theories, and knowledge about logic is as hard-earned as knowledge of physics, economics, and chemistry. Once we reject apriorism about logic, however, we need an alternative account of how logical theories are justified and revised. A number of authors have… 

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