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Introduction to Logic, 2nd Edition by Eric Kao, Michael Genesereth

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Preface

This book is a first course in Formal Logic. It is intended primarily for use at the college level. However, it can also be used for advanced secondary school students, and it can be used at the start of graduate school for those who have not yet seen the material.

There are just two prerequisites. The book presumes that the student understands sets and set operations, such as union, intersection, and so forth. It also presumes that the student is comfortable with symbolic manipulation, as used, for example, in solving high-school algebra problems. Nothing else is required.

The approach to teaching Logic used here emerged from more than 10 years of experience in teaching the logical foundations of Artificial Intelligence and more than ...

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