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Contradiction

Graham Priest

in Doubt Truth to be a Liar

Published in print December 2005 | ISBN: 9780199263288
Published online May 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780191603631 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0199263280.003.0005
 Contradiction

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This chapter provides an account of the nature of negation which not only endorses the traditional idea of negation as a contradictory-forming operator, but also allows for the possibility of dialetheism.

Keywords: negation; contradiction; dialetheism; Law of Non-Contradiction; Law of Excluded Middle

Chapter.  7028 words. 

Subjects: Philosophy of Mathematics and Logic

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