History of Logic from Aristotle to Gödel

by Raul Corazzon | e-mail: rc@ontology.co


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The Vocabulary of Ontology

Being (linguistic and philosophical perspectives)

Existence (definitions from some leading philosophers)

Substance: ancient (the evolution of the concept from Ancient Greeks to Modern Times)

Substance: modern (the concept of Substance in contemporary analytic philosophy)

Selected Ontological Topics

Language and Ontology

Linguistic Relativism (Sapir-Whorf Hypothesis) vs. Universal Grammar

Universal Ontology vs. Ontological Relativity

Modern Theories of Predication

Existence and Predication: the Frege-Russell 'Is' Ambiguity Thesis

Language as Calculus vs. Language as Universal Medium (two traditions in 20th century philosophy)

The Problem of Universals

The Contemporary Debate


Heraclitus and Parmenides: Metaphysics of the One vs. Metaphysics of Being

Parmenides of Elea:

Critical Notes on His Fragments (Diels Kranz fr. 1-3)

Critical Editions and Translations

Studies on Parmenides:

Parmenides A - Cord

Parmenides Corn - G

Parmenides H - Mes

Parmenides Mil - R

Parmenides S - Z

Stoic Philosophy (see also under "History of Logic" and "Doctrine of Categories"):

Stoic Ontology

Aristotle and the Problem of the Subject Matter of First Philosophy

The Rediscovery of the Corpus Aristotelicum and the Birth of Aristotelianism

The studies in English on the Corpus Aristotelicum

The Neoplatonic Commentators on Aristotle's Metaphysics

Eriugena and the Neoplatonic Metaphysics in the Early Middle Ages

Eriugena: Dialectic and Ontology in the Periphyseon

Eriugena, Periphyseon Book I: Aristotelian Logic and Categories

The 'Second Beginning' of Metaphysics

Metaphysics or Ontology? The Debate about the Subject-Matter of First Philosophy


Rise and Fall of Ontology in the Modern Era from Suárez to Kant

Birth of a New Science: the History of Ontology from Suárez to Kant

Bibliography of the Ontologists from 16th to 18th Centuries: I. From Fonseca to Poinsot (1560 - 1644)

Bibliography of the Ontologists from 16th to 18th Centuries: II. From Scheibler to Lambert (1645 - 1777)

The Rediscovery of Ontology in Contemporary Thought

(under construction)

History of the Doctrine of Categories

The Doctrine of Categories from an Historical Perspective. Introduction

The Stoic Doctrine of Supreme Genera (Categories)

Ancient Greek Commentaries on Aristotle's Categories

Latin Medieval Commentaries on Aristotle's Categories

Latin Medieval Commentators of Aristotle's Categories

History of Truth in Western Philosophy

The Concept of Truth in Ancient Greek and Roman Philosophy

Truth in Ancient Greek Authors from Homer to the Hellenistic Period

Theories of Truth in Medieval Philosophy

Truth in Medieval Authors from Hilary of Poitiers to Paul of Venice

The Problem of Universals from the Antiquity to Middle Ages

Universals in Antiquity and Middle Ages

Pages on the History of Philosophy

Proceedings of Symposium Platonicum, Aristotelicum Hellenisticum

Lives and Opinions of Eminent Philosophers by Diogenes Laërtius. A Bibliography

Entia Rationis. History of the Theories on Non-existent Objects

Mathesis universalis: the Search for a Universal Science

Other Topics

Study Guide for Non-Western Philosophy

Study Guide for Comparative Philosophy (a selection of reference works about non-Western ontology and logic)

African Philosophy. A Survey of Contemporary Studies (introductory works and studies about African conceptions of Being and Truth)

Chinese Logic (a survey of contemporary studies)

Indian Logic and Ontology: A - L

Indian Logic and Ontology: M - Z

Indian Logicians

Buddhist Logic (Indian and Tibetan developments of Buddhist logic)

Islamic (Arabic and Persian) Logic and Ontology (the introduction of Greek philosophy in the Islamic world)

On the website "History of Logic"

General Works and Bibliographies on the History of Logic

History of Ancient Logic in the Hellenistic Period

The Dialectical School and the Origins of Propositional Logic

The Master Argument: Diodorus Cronus, Philo the Dialectician

Stoic Logic. The Dialectic - First Part

Stoic Logic. The Dialectic - Second Part

Stoic Philosophy of Language, Grammar, Rhetoric

Early Stoic Logicians: Zeno of Citium, Cleanthes, Chrysippus

Medieval Logic: General Studies - First Part

Medieval Logic: General Studies - Second Part

Medieval Theories of Supposition (Reference) and Mental Language) - First Part

Medieval Theories of Supposition (Reference) and Mental Language) - Second Part

History of Renaissance and Modern Logic from 1400 to 1850

The Rise of Contemporary Symbolic Logic from Boole to Gödel


Summary of the Web Site

Ontologists of the 19th and 20th Centuries

Living Ontologists

History of Truth

History of the Doctrine of Categories

The Problem of Universals

Bibliographical Resources on Comparative Philosophy: Indian, Chinese, Buddhist, Arabic and Persian Logic and Ontology

History of Ancient Philosophy from the Presocratics to the Hellenistic Period

History of Medieval Philosophy from the Boethius to ca. 1400

History of Modern and Contemporary Philosophy

Annotated Bibliographies of Historians of Philosophy

Pages in French, Italian and German

Complete List of the Essays and Pages by Various Authors in PDF Format


A - C

D - H

I - O

P - R

S - Z


Index of the Bibliographies on Selected Authors (A - K)

Index of the Bibliographies on Selected Authors (L - Z)

Index of the Bibliographies on Selected Arguments