A Class-Room Introduction to Logic

May 5, 2009

Table of Contents

Filed under: syllabus — Dr. Desh Raj Sirswal @ 6:36 am


Unit-I: Nature of Logic

Unit-II: Nature of Implication

Unit-III: Truth and Validity

Unit-IV: Laws of Thought


Unit-V: Nature of Proposition

Unit-VI: Translating sentences into standard form propositions


Unit-VII: Immediate Inference-Square of Opposition

Unit-VIII: Immediate Inference-Eduction


Unit-IX: Mediate Inference –Categorical Syllogism

Unit-X: Rules and Fallacies for Categorical Syllogisms

Unit-XI: Check the Validity of Syllogism through Venn-Diagrams


Unit-XII: Arguments of Ordinary language

Unit-XIII: Types of Arguments

Unit-XIV: Fallacies (Formal & Informal)

Section-6 : Symbolic Logic

Unit-XV: Truth-functional Logic

Unit-XVI: Truth-functional Compound Statements

Unit-XVII: Validity and Invalidity by Truth-table Method

Unit-XVIII: Statement Forms


Suggested Readings



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    Comment by wenwen — May 12, 2009 @ 7:23 am | Reply

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