By Majda Trobok,Nenad Miščević,Berislav Žarnić

Is truth logical and is good judgment actual? what's the starting place of logical intuitions? what's the position of logical constructions within the operations of an clever brain and in conversation? Is the functionality of logical constitution regulative or constitutive or either in proposal formation?


This quantity presents analyses of the logic-reality courting from diverse methods and views. the purpose of convergence lies within the exploration of the connections among fact – social, common or perfect – and logical buildings hired in describing or getting to know it. in addition, the ebook connects logical idea with extra concrete problems with rationality, normativity and realizing, therefore pointing to a variety of capability functions.


The papers gathered during this quantity tackle state-of-the-art themes in modern discussions among experts. a few essays specialize in the function of indispensability issues within the justification of logical competence, and the big variety of demanding situations in the philosophy of arithmetic. Others current advances in dynamic logical research corresponding to extension of video game semantics to non-logical a part of vocabulary and improvement of versions of contractive speech act.

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