Alternative Logics. Do Sciences Need Them? by Paul A. Weingartner

By Paul A. Weingartner

Initially proposed as opponents of classical common sense, substitute logics became more and more very important in sciences equivalent to quantum physics, machine technological know-how, and synthetic intelligence. The contributions amassed the following tackle the query even if the use of common sense within the sciences, in particular in glossy physics, calls for a deviation from classical mathematical good judgment. The articles within the first a part of the publication set the scene by way of describing the context and the hindrance while utilizing common sense in technological know-how. partly II the authors supply a number of logics that deviate in numerous methods. The twelve papers partly III examine intimately particular features corresponding to quantum common sense, quantum computation, computer-science issues, praxic common sense, and quantum likelihood. The monograph offers a succinct photo of contemporary study in substitute logics as they've been constructed for purposes within the sciences.

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