chapter  45
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Syllogistic and LPC1: Further Interpretations

WithG. E. Hughes, D. G. Londey

We have found that when syllogistic schemata are construed in accordance with Interpretation 1, a considerable number of traditionally valid inferences have to be rejected as invalid. So it would appear that this interpretation, although it looked promising at first, does not turn out to be at all a good account of how traditional syllogistic is to be understood.