Studia Logica 103 (3):579-598 (2015)

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Federico Pailos
Universidad de Buenos Aires (UBA)
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Theories where truth is a naive concept fall under the following dilemma: either the theory is subject to Curry’s Paradox, which engenders triviality, or the theory is not trivial but the resulting conditional is too weak. In this paper we explore a number of theories which arguably do not fall under this dilemma. In these theories the conditional is characterized in terms of non-deterministic matrices. These non-deterministic theories are similar to infinitely-valued Łukasiewicz logic in that they are consistent and their conditionals are quite strong. The difference is the following: while Łukasiewicz logic is \-inconsistent, the non-deterministic theories might turn out to be \-consistent
Keywords Naive truth theory  Łukasiewicz logic  Curry’s paradox  Non-deterministic semantics   $${\omega}$$ ω -Inconsistency
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