Bryan Magee talks to A.J. Ayer about Frege, Russell and modern logic
A. J. Ayer discusses how the theories of Gottlob Frege and Bertrand Russell depsychologized philosophy and laid the foundation for modern logic. The discussion includes Frege's theory of quantification and Russell's theory of types and descriptions and their contributions to the philosophy of language.
Magee, Bryan; Ayer, A. J. 1910-1989. (Alfred Jules)
BBC Education & Training; British Broadcasting Corporation; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Religion; Religion, Philosophy; Logic, Modern 20th century
North America; United States; New Jersey
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45 minutes; color
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Filename: lms-090183; Fedora 2 PID: umd:1808; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/1024; Catalog Key: alephsys002402362; OCLC: ocm38077960
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