Popular Lectures on Logic

  • by J.-M. Kuczynski
  • Narrated by J.-M. Kuczynski
  • 3 hrs and 19 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Clear answers are given to important questions in both theoretical and applied logic. The writing is cogent and straightforward. Table of contents:


Thirty principles of logic
Boolean algebra as the basis of mathematical logic
Trilingual logic
One hundred and one principles of logic
Different kinds of mathematical functions: a dialogue
Fucntions, bijections and mapping-relations
Logic and formal truth
Relations and ordinal numbers
Nine kinds of number
Causality
Analyticity
Is mind an emergent property?
Is time-travel possible?
What is a formal language?
Logic and inference

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Customer Reviews

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never a dull moment

Is there anything you would change about this book?

actually, not really. it moved fast, and it was sharp and clear. breathtaking almost


What did you like best about this story?

the quickness


What does J.-M. Kuczynski bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

you can tell he wrote it from the way he reads it. it's like he's delivering a live lecture (sort of)


Could you see Popular Lectures on Logic being made into a movie or a TV series? Who should the stars be?

maybe alec baldwin


Any additional comments?

it was not boring. complex, yes. boring. no.

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- Daginn

thorough, clear, a little boring

Where does Popular Lectures on Logic rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

top 50


Who was your favorite character and why?

i like the part on time travel, was very sobering


What about J.-M. Kuczynski’s performance did you like?

the directness


What’s the most interesting tidbit you’ve picked up from this book?

that there are different kinds of number


Any additional comments?

it's a smart book, but the tone is a little flat

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- Amazia

Book Details

  • Release Date: 03-20-2017
  • Publisher: J.-M. Kuczynski