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Ruminations is a collection of sundry notes and essays on Logic. These complement and enrich the author’s past writings, further analyzing or reviewing certain issues. Some important new insights are included here, such as the inductive understanding of negation.

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Ruminations is a collection of sundry notes and essays on Logic. These complement and enrich the author’s past writings, further analyzing or reviewing certain issues.

Among the many topics covered are:

the importance of the laws of thought, and how they are applied using the logic of paradox;
details of formal logic, including some important new insights on the nesting, merger and splitting up of hypothetical propositions;
details of causal logic, including analogical reasoning from cause to cause;
a phenomenological analysis of negation.
Additionally, this volume is used to publish a number of notes and essays previously only posted in the Internet site www.TheLogician.net, including:

a thoroughly revised version of an essay on J.S. Mill’s Methods;
various addenda and diagrams for Judaic Logic, as well as a historical essay;
a brief analysis of Islamic logic.
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