# The Commens Dictionary

Quote from ‘Minute Logic: Chapter III. The Simplest Mathematics’

Term:

Quote:

Mathematical logic is formal logic. Formal logic, however developed, is mathematics. Formal logic, however, is by no means the whole of logic, or even its principal part. It is hardly to be reckoned as a part of logic proper.

Date:

1902

References:

CP 4.240

Citation:

‘Formal Logic’ (pub. 04.05.15-19:51). Quote in M. Bergman & S. Paavola (Eds.),

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