Avicenna on Syllogisms Composed of Opposite Premises

In Mathematics, Logic, and their Philosophies. pp. 433-442 (2021)
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This article is about Avicenna’s account of syllogisms comprising opposite premises. We examine the applications and the truth conditions of these syllogisms. Finally, we discuss the relation between these syllogisms and the principle of non-contradiction.

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Behnam Zolghadr
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