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

By Paul A. Weingartner

Initially proposed as opponents of classical good judgment, substitute logics became more and more very important in sciences reminiscent of quantum physics, computing device technological know-how, and synthetic intelligence. The contributions accrued right here tackle the query even if using common sense within the sciences, specially in glossy physics, calls for a deviation from classical mathematical common sense. The articles within the first a part of the booklet set the scene by means of describing the context and the issue while utilising good judgment in technology. partly II the authors supply numerous logics that deviate in several methods. The twelve papers partly III examine intimately particular features reminiscent of quantum common sense, quantum computation, computer-science issues, praxic common sense, and quantum likelihood. The monograph offers a succinct photo of modern examine in substitute logics as they've been constructed for functions within the sciences.

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