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History of Logic from Aristotle to Gödel

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The Rise of Contemporary Logic from Boole to Gödel

INTRODUCTION

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Logicians of the Second Half of the Nineteenth and of the Twentieth Century (1854-1931)

George Boole (1815 - 1864)

Lewis Carroll (1832 - 1898)

John Venn (1834 - 1923)

William Stanley Jevons (1835 - 1882)

Hugh MacColl (1837 - 1909)

Charles Saunders Peirce (1839 - 1914)

Ernst Schröder (1841 - 1902)

Georg Cantor (1845 - 1918)

Francis Herbert Bradley (1846 - 1924)

Gottlob Frege (1848 - 1925)

Alexius Meinong (1853 - 1920)

Giuseppe Peano (1858 - 1932)

Edmund Husserl (1859 - 1938)

Ernst Zermelo (1871 - 1953)

Bertrand Russell (1872 - 1970)

Jan Lukasiewicz (1878 - 1956)

Kazimierz Twardowski (1886 - 1938)

Stanislaw Lesniewski (1886 - 1939)

Thoralf Skolem (1887 - 1963)

Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889 - 1951)

Frank Plumpton Ramsey (1903 - 1930)

Jacques Herbrand (1908 - 1931)

Kurt Gödel (1906 - 1978)

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John Corcoran, Hassan Masoud (2015), "Existential Import Today: New Metatheorems; Historical, Philosophical, and Pedagogical Misconceptions", History and Philosophy of Logic, 36:1, 39-61.

This paper is currently first on the “most-read” list in this journal (source: John Corcoran (logician) page on Wipikedia).