Operations and Truth-Operations in the Tractatus
Author: Gallerani Cuter, João Vergílio
Source: Philosophical Investigations, Volume 28, Number 1, January 2005 , pp. 63-75(13)
Formal series are associated with ascriptions of numbers. They are ordered by formal operations that, unlike negation and disjunction, are not truth-operations. In spite of this, they are required to build propositions involving generic reference to numbers, and are essential to the Tractarian version of the logicist project.
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: University of São Paulo
Publication date: 2005-01-01