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Logic
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[German Version]

I. Philosophy – II. Theology

I. Philosophy

1. Formal logic

While signs are determined within the context of a signifying act (semiosis) by their relationship to the sign-users (pragmatic dimension), to the signified (semantic dimension), and to other signs (syntactic dimension) (Semiotics), logic in the broader sense concerns itself with this syntactic relationship of the signs and sign sequences to one another as well as with the semantic relationship of signs and sign sequences to the…

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Mühling, Markus, “Logic”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 21 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-5888_rpp_COM_13166>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013



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