980: Elementary Logic
11:45 AM - 1:15 PM
This course will introduce the basic ideas of elementary logic. It will include the logic of terms, developed by Aristotle; the logic of propositions, developed by the Stoics; inductive logic, centering around Mill's methods; and informal fallacies, also first explored by Aristotle.
Class Type: Lecture and Discussion
Class Format: Online
Hours of Reading: No reading
Study Group Leader(s):Don Ross
Don Ross received his bachelor's degree in philosophy from Wake Forest University in 1970, his master's from the University of Iowa in 1972, and his doctorate from the University of Chicago in 1979. His publications include articles on ancient and medieval philosophy. He has also done work in Asian and modern European philosophy.